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Updates from the Capitol

Aug 11, 2022

TCTA calls for coordination of school mental health services

TCTA submitted testimony outlining the need for coordinating referral and provision of mental health services by a school-based mental health…

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Jul 28, 2022

TCTA efforts help shape SBEC Educator Training Clearinghouse

TCTA worked closely with TEA and other stakeholders in developing the SBEC Educator Training Clearinghouse.

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Every time I call, an attorney is always there when I need them. I’ve convinced some of my colleagues to make the switch to TCTA and they’re always happy that they did!”

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My TCTA membership has been 110% worth every penny over the years; any questions / concerns are quickly resolved with a phone call or email.”

R. E.

When I called the help number for legal assistance, it only took about 10 minutes for a real person to contact me. You listened and cared. You never made me feel like I was at fault for anything.”

M. C.

Thank you for your valuable time to explain everything clearly to me regarding pensions and some of my Social Security questions. Thank you for making everything so simple to understand.”

P. S., a member in Region 3

Thank you for your information and advice. My conversation with you was life changing—really. There are not enough words to express my gratitude. I feel like I may have my life back.”

M. G.

I wanted to thank you so much for all your hard work and expertise. You helped a little teacher like me stand up to an entire district and I can’t thank you enough!”

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