Titan Up for Education!

TITAN UP FOR EDUCATION! Community Conversations presented by: The Port Arthur Teachers Association. What can we do better? Let’s have an honest conversation. The Port Arthur Teachers Association needs your help. Join us for a series of community conversations about closing the achievement gap in PAISD. Let’s talk about what we can do as parents, […]

General Meeting – February 2016

Bring your friends and join us for the PATA General Membership Meeting on February 9, 2016. Meet Political Candidates! Door Prizes! Where: The Port Arthur Public Library Time: 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram. Follow us on Twitter!

NEA Harrassment Discrimination Toolkit

NEA Harassment Discrimination tool kit 6-2014-final

American Education Week Appreciation Banquet

The TSTA in partnership with the Beaumont and Port Arthur Teachers Associations present the 2014 American Education Week Appreciation Banquet. You are cordially invited to join us for an evening of fun, as we celebrate the dedication and hard work of Teachers and Education Support Professionals during American Education Week. November 19, 2014 at 6 […]

PATA/TSTA/NEA Teacher Evaluation

PATA/TSTA/NEA Teacher Evaluation Location: Holiday Inn Park Central, Full Orange Room Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014 Time: 4:45 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Tips for Teachers

Understanding Your Rights and Responsibilities Join the TSTA/NEA affiliate in your school district. Know and understand your rights. You don’t have many but understand the ones you do have. Preserve, protect and defend the planning period. It’s yours so use it and protect it. Take your full lunch period-it’s duty-free, is a full 30 minutes, […]

Classroom Management

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Discipline and the Child With Disabilities

Discipline and the Child With Disabilities Children with disabilities can and do engage in misbehavior at school and the question that the district must resolve is how to address this misbehavior so that the child with disabilities still receives a free, appropriate public education (FAPE) Do I have the right to remove a student from […]

Admission Review and Dismissal (ARD) Committee

Admission Review and Dismissal (ARD) Committee Each local education agency must establish an admission, review, and dismissal (ARD) committee for each eligible child with a disability and for each child form whom an initial full and individual assessment is conducted. (89.1050a) What is the ARD Committee? The Individualized education program (IEP) team defined in federal […]