Welcome, New Educators!
TSTA and NEA welcome you to a career in education. TSTA is ready to support you with resources that have proven useful in helping educators start the school year and a career in education successfully. Most importantly, we know the greatest reward an educator can receive is your students’ success, and we will work with you to achieve that goal. Each section of the Survival Guide is more than one page; you can scroll through the pages using the arrows at the bottom.
If you have questions about anything this year, please give your association a call! We're ready and willing to help. Just call our toll-free number, 877-ASK-TSTA.
TSTA’s Survival Guide for 1st Year Teachers
Quick Tips for Texas Teachers
- Your Rights and Responsibilities
- Your Classroom Management
- Your Practices
- Your Well-Being
- Your Professional Development
- How to Become a Texas Teacher
- Teacher Certification
- National Board Certification
- Texas PK-16 Public Education Information Resource
- K-12 Online Research and Information Resources for Public School Libraries
- Works4Me Classroom Tips
- TSTA Ambassador Academy (leadership training for beginning teachers)
- Professional Development Information