9:00 AM - 11:30 AM Region 1 Study Group Mtg
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Region 12 Study Group Mtg
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.
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.
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.
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.
04.17.2014 — TASA has added new materials for members on the TASA HB 5 resource web page. The first new resource is under the heading HB 5 Graduation Requirements. The Institute of Public School Initiatives has produced videos providing parents and students information about the new graduation requirements.
04.14.2014 — The House Public Education Committee is scheduled to meet at the capitol on Tuesday, April 22 at 10 a.m. to discuss the following interim charge.
04.10.2014 – Lt. Governor Dewhurst has released another round of interim charges for several senate committees.
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.
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.
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.