• 04.14.2014 — Summer Conference Reg & Housing Now Open!
    Registration and Housing for the 2014 UT/TASA Summer Conference on Education, July 13-15, at the Renaissance Austin Hotel, are now open.  This year's conference theme focuses on creating opportunities and flexibility for all students through the successful implementation of House Bill 5.
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  • 03.28.2014 — Spring Conference Presentations and Resources Now Online
    PDFs of presenters' Powerpoints and related resources, along with videos from the first day of the conference, are posted on the Spring Conference Presentations and Resources page.  Remaining videos of presentations will be posted shortly.  
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Association News

  • TASA Members Invited to Shape Next Generation of Math Resources

    04.17.2014 — Through its affiliation with Discovery Education, TASA is pleased to offer all members the opportunity to join other educators across the United States who will get a sneak peek of Discovery Education's math digital textbook before it is released to the public.

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  • Coppell Superintendent Jeff Turner Named Executive Director of TAS/MUS

    04.16.2014 — The board of the Texas Association of Suburban/Mid-Urban Schools (TAS/MUS) has announced that Jeff Turner, superintendent of Coppell ISD, has been named Executive Director. Turner succeeds Marvin Crawford who is retiring September 30 after serving 13 years as the TAS/MUS Executive Director.

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  • Executive Committee Election Results

    03.23.2014 – The election of members to the 2014-2015 Executive Committee from even- numbered regions includes one new member and seven members who will be serving second terms. Andrew Peters, superintendent of Marfa ISD in Region 18, submitted the necessary petitions to replace Kevin Allen of Iraan-Sheffield ISD, whose term expires on May 31.

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  • TASA Will Conduct Executive Committee Elections for Regions 2 & 6

    03.18.2014 — Due to special circumstances, TASA will hold elections to fill two vacancies on the Executive Committee. Jim Rumage, superintendent of Banquete ISD representing Region 2, was recently elected to fill this position for the new two-year term beginning June 1, 2014, however, he has notified us that he will be taking a new position as superintendent at Crane ISD in Region 18 and must resign his position. Additionally, Eddie Coulson, superintendent of College Station ISD representing Region 6, has announced his retirement and will be completing his term on the Executive Committee on May 31, 2014.

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Marketing Opportunities

Face-to-face Contact at Conferences and Exhibits

There is no substitute for developing contacts face-to-face. TASA offers you the opportunity to exhibit your products and services at major conferences held throughout the year, including Midwinter Conference, the Texas Assessment Conference, and the TASA/TASB Convention.

Contact Pat Johnston, Director, Special Programs, for more information on exhibiting with TASA.

Web and Publication Advertising

TASA offers a variety of economical print advertising options, including our full-color journal INSIGHT, circulated to more than 3,000 prominent education leaders across the state.  Print advertising is also available in several highly targeted electronic publications, including TASA Daily, TASA's very popular daily electronic newsletter, our legislative and policy newsletter, Capitol Watch, and Interchange, our monthly newsletter.

Visit our advertising page or contact Ann HalsteadAssistant Executive Director, Services and Systems Administration, for more information. 

TASA's Corporate Partner Program

TASA's Corporate Partner Program gives companies that do business with schools ongoing recognition and visibility through a choice of event/advertising packages, ranging from $10,000 to $40,000.   Each package offers special opportunities for Corporate Partners to sponsor professional learning opportunities and experience exclusive, face-to-face time with school leaders.

Contact Johnny Veselka, Executive Director, or Pat Johnston, Director, Special Programs, to learn more about this program.