09.29.2014 — The board of trustees from Arlington Independent School District was named the 2014 Outstanding School Board today at the TASA/TASB Convention in Dallas. The Texas Association of School Administrators' annual School Board Awards Program recognizes outstanding Texas school boards for their commitment to their students and their communities.
09.22.2014 - The application for the Johnny L. Veselka Scholarship award is now available. The scholarship was established to honor and provide financial assi tance to outstanding doctoral students pursuing a career in educational leadership, with particular emphasis on the superintendency. The scholarship recognizes the continuing leadership of Dr. Johnny L. Veselka, having served the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) for more than 40 years.
09.02.2014 — The Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) today announced the expansion of digital resources in TASA on iTunes U® to now include the introduction of middle school core subjects and additional high school subject areas, including various career and technical education (CTE) and advanced academics.
08.25.2014 — The Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA) announced today that six outstanding educators from across Texas have been chosen as finalists in the Texas Teacher of the Year program.
09.27.2014 — The House Public Education Committee will hold a joint hearing with the House Committee on Corrections at 10 a.m., Wednesday, October 8, 2014 to discuss the following interim charge:
09.26.2014 — The House Public Education Committee will meet at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 8 to hear recommendations on the following interim charge:
09.24.2014 — The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Article III will meet at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 7 to review the Speaker's Strategic Fiscal Review Charge.
09.08.2014 — Every August before the Texas Legislature meets, state agencies are required to submit to the Governor's Office and Legislative Budget Board (LBB) a Legislative Appropriations Request (LAR) for the next biennium. TEA's entire LAR for fiscal years 2016 and 2017 is posted here. The request includes base budget items, as well as exceptional items (those that require new money beyond the base budget).
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, Assistant Executive Director, Event Operations, to learn more about this program.