Your Finances

Join your local association/TSTA/NEA and discover the many saving, shopping, travel, and other consumer discounts available through NEA Member Benefits ( Start planning for retirement NOW! Investigate tax-sheltered opportunities in which you may be eligible to participate. Find a financial planner you trust. Set aside savings for emergencies equal to six months if you’re single […]

Your Conduct

Click flyers to download Join your local association/TSTA/NEA to stay current on your rights and responsibilities. Read through and keep the following district policies handy: DH (LEGAL), Employee Standards of Conduct •DH (LOCAL), Employee Standards of Conduct DH (EXHIBIT), Educator Code of Ethics (Chapter 247.2 of the Texas Administrative Code) Know how to access all […]

Your Classroom Management

Click the flyer to download Join your local association/TSTA/NEA and connect with teacher experts across the state and around the nation. Plan for classroom management the same as you do instruction. Get to know your students and let them get to know you; everyone needs to feel connected to school. Let the first thing parents […]

Project Power has begun!

Members and Staff of PATA and PAISD. It’s official “Project Power” has formally begun in PAISD. If you have not heard, “Project Power” is our latest initiative to merge the divide between our school district and the community, retain early career educators and implement innovative professional development based on the needs of the staff. We […]

TSTA Educational Support Professionals Conference

STUDENT SUCCESS MATTERS Sunday, April 9, 2017 Omni Houston Hotel Houston, Texas

Highlights from Project Power with special guest David Banner

David Banner (rapper/actor/philanthropist/activist) came to visit Port Arthur ISD to visit schools and speak with kids and attend and be the guest speaker at the PATA/PAISD collaboration for the 3-year grant initiative titled “Project Power” for over $100,000 from NEA GPS Grant. Banner spoke to a room of education employees about the importance of seeing […]

Project Power featuring Guest Speaker: David Banner – Social Activist and Philanthropist

You’re invited to join us for an evening to celebrate our Kickoff Event.  Project Power was sponsored by the National Education Association (NEA) and developed by Port Arthur Teachers Association (PATA) in collaboration with Port Arthur ISD (PAISD) to promote community outreach and strengthen the teaching and learning experience through the recruitment and retention of […]

Back to School Celebration |

You’re Invited! Port Arthur Teachers Association What: Back to School Celebration: “LET’S KICK OFF OUR SCHOOL YEAR TOGETHER!” When: Thursday, September 15, 2016 Time: 5 PM Where: Tequilas Mexican Bar and Grill | 8550 Memorial Blvd.

TSTA Region 3E – T-TESS

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