March 1-5, 2021 | Public Schools Week


  • February 23, 2021: Texas Educator Preparation Programs Newsletter Click Here to view 
  • Congratulations to our TASSP State Principals of the Year: Shon Joseph, Principal, DeSoto High School in DeSoto ISD and Shannon Cunningham, Principal, Kirby Middle School in Wichita Falls ISD. State Assistant Principal of the Year: Dr. Amber Grady, Assistant Principal, Lake Olympia MS, Missouri City in Fort Bend ISD.

    View all the State Finalists and Region Winners 2020-2021 Principals and Assistant Principals of the Year

  • Retiring Principal Recognition: Retirees who have been members of TASSP for at least ten (10) years and who have completed at least twenty-five (25) years of service in the education profession are eligible to participate in the Texas Heroes recognition event held at the virtual Summer Workshop. If you are retiring this year and meet the criteria, please participate! We want to honor you: our Texas Heroes! Read More...
  • The Charles Butt Scholarship for Aspiring Teachers The Charles Butt Scholarship supports extraordinary students to enter the teaching profession, who believe in the importance of public education, are leaders in their communities, and reflect the diversity of the state of Texas. The application opens each fall for seniors in high school to juniors in college. Visit: CharlesButtScholarship.org
  • 2020-2021 TASSP ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AND TEENS SERVING TEXAS AWARDS The two awards were established to honor and recognize high school seniors who have demonstrated excellence in areas of academic achievement, test scores and writing skills, and in areas of community service, leadership and personal accomplishment through unique endeavors, obstacles overcome or special talents. Read More...
  • TEA announced the following rule action was filed with the Texas Register: Proposed Amendment to 19 TAC Chapter 61, School Districts, Subchapter AA, Commissioner's Rules on School Finance, §61.1011, Formula Transition Grant. Summary: The proposed amendment would modify the rule to clarify average daily attendance (ADA) calculations to include those related to the ADA hold harmless provisions for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 school years. Public Comment Period ends March 15, 2021. A form for submitting public comments is available here.

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To offer Texas principals and assistant principals a forum to explore the best practices in school administration with the ultimate goal of helping facilitate student learning. It is the intent of the organization that we honor our motto, "Above All, Students First," in all that we do.

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