05.16.2018 — Dr. Paul Whitton, Jr. has announced his intent to retire from his position as Associate Executive Director for Administrative Services, effective May 31, 2018.
04.05.2018 — Dallas Cowboys Coach Jason Garrett will launch the statewide Texas Reads One Book program on April 16 for the fourth consecutive year.
03.27.2018 — In its regularly scheduled meeting today, the TASA Executive Committee took action to approve two at-large appointments to the committee and elected the 2018-19 TASA president-elect and vice president.
03.19.2018 — Results of the 2018 TASA Executive Committee elections are in. Up for election for the term June 1, 2018, to May 31, 2020, were those positions representing even-numbered ESC regions.
The Texas House Public Education Subcommittee on Educator Quality will meet at 8 a.m., June 7, jointly with the House Committee on Higher Education to hear testimony on an interim charge related to educator preparation programs.
05.15.2018 — The Texas House Public Education Committee will meet at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 24, at the Texas Capitol to consider interim charges related to curriculum and instruction.
05.03.2018 — The Texas Commission on Public School Finance met May 3 to hear invited testimony on early childhood education, weights and allotments, and the Permanent School Fund (PSF).
04.24.2018 — AASA has advised its members of an immediate threat to public school funding being made at the federal level.
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 Jennifer Garrido, Director, Event and Corporate Partner Services, for more information on exhibiting with TASA.
Print and Online Advertising
TASA offers a variety of valuable advertising options, including our journal INSIGHT, circulated to more than 3,000 prominent education leaders across the state, and our magazine Texas School Business, a trusted source of news and analysis of current issues in Texas education since 1954. Online advertising is available in TASA Daily, TASA's popular daily e-newsletter, and Capitol Watch Alert, our legislative and policy e-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, to learn more about this program.