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Nov 30, 2022

Teacher pay, school safety, benefit boost for retirees among Patrick's top priorities for 2023

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick included increased teacher pay, school safety and a benefit boost for retired teachers among his top budget priorities for the…

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Nov 17, 2022

TEA plans STAAR redesign training sessions for teachers

TEA sent notices to teachers on Nov. 14 outlining several upcoming opportunities to receive training about the newly redesigned STAAR tests.

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Our lobby team will recap the Nov. 8 elections and share TCTA's priorities for the 2023 session.

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I am a member because I believe we all need and deserve the protections and benefits we get.”

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