Here’s how to join the TSTA-Aspiring Educators
Click here to become part of TSTA-Aspiring Educators, TSTA’s affiliate for college and university students who are planning to teach!
TSTA-Aspiring Educators state convention
The 2018 TSTA-AE conference was March 2-4 at the Omni Austin Southpark hotel. Tara Bordeaux, the 2018 Texas Teacher of the Year and TSTA member, made the keynote speech at a banquet Saturday night. Program delegates also elected new officers, who will assume office July 15, and changed their program name from TSTA-Student Programs to TSTA-Aspiring Educators, effective immediately.
TSTA-SP District 3 convention
TSTA-SP held their district 3 convention in Houston on November 18. Around 150 student members learned various techniques to celebrate diversity in their classrooms, as well as other professional development.
TSTA-Student Program State Convention
The 2017 TSTA-SP Convention was March 3-5 at the Omni Austin Southpark Hotel. Texas Teacher of the Year Allison Ashley, a TSTA member, was the keynote speaker at the banquet Saturday. See photos here.
As a student member…
You have access to the vast resources of TSTA and NEA, including valuable career information and important personal contacts. Membership in TSTA-Student Program helps you make the transition from student to professional educator. NEA’s website is an excellent resource for information and networking with experienced teachers.
Inspiration and motivation:
The Works4Me section of NEA’s website offers inspiration and classroom tips to teachers at all experience levels. Works4Me subscribers each week receive an e-mail message with two practical classroom tips submitted by the real education experts—your fellow teachers. You can also browse the Works4Me Library, an online archive of more than 400 tips offering ideas and solutions that you can use in your classroom today.
U.S. Department of Education
Survival Guide for New Teachers and What to Expect Your First Year — both based on the reflections of award-winning teachers — are available online here.