H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards

Nominate a deserving teacher, principal or school district today. Created in 2002, the H-E-B Excellence in Education Awards was designed to honor and thank outstanding public school professionals. Through this program, H-E-B awards over $700,000 annually to deserving educators who go the extra mile to serve their students and communities.

To submit a nomination or application, go to: heb.com/nominate.


TASSP & Lead Your School Present the
Fundamental 5 National Summit
October 27-28, 2019 | Hilton Austin Airport

This program is for ALL GRADE-LEVEL student teachers, teachers, instructional coaches, assistant principals, principals and central office administrators.

The Fundamental 5 are the instructional practices that help make learning stick and can be used from kindergarten through high school, in any classroom, with any subject. The Fundamental 5 represents the first line of defense in intervention strategies for struggling students while also positioning academically stronger students to achieve at levels previously beyond the collective imagination of the profession. If you want your classroom or your campus to perform at the highest levels, don't miss the 2019 National Fundamental 5 Summit.

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Assistant / Aspiring Principal Workshop
February 9 - 11, 2020 | Hilton Austin Airport

This program is for ALL GRADE-LEVEL assistant principals, elementary through secondary, and for teacher leaders looking to become campus administrators.

Participate in three days of dynamic and practical training as you learn from master practitioners and build professional learning relationships with TEXAS ASSISTANT PRINCIPALS; current and aspiring!


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• Awards for Students: Academic Excellence Award The TASSP Academic Excellence Recognition Program was established to honor and recognize high school seniors who have demonstrated excellence in areas of academic achievement, test scores and writing skills. The program will recognize twenty graduating Texas seniors with an unrestricted scholarship of $500. In addition, these twenty winners will be introduced at the general session of the TASSP Summer Workshop held in Austin in June and also honored there with a luncheon featuring the students, parents and their principals. Thirty finalists will be recognized locally with plaques donated by Jostens. Who is Eligible? Each Texas high school whose principal is a member of TASSP may nominate ONE graduating senior for this recognition.
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Nominate a student for the 2019-2020 Academic Excellence Award »

• EVERYONE HAS A JOB TO DO! Creating a culture of voting isn't a one-person job. It takes everyone working toward the same goal of modeling civic engagement to really make a difference. We have broken down some key steps you can take depending on what role you play. Everyone is important and everyone has a job to do! The Texas Educators Vote website breaks it down for you HERE » 

• Write for the Texas Study! View the 2019-20 article submission guidelines » 
The Texas Study of Secondary Education is a professional research journal used by members, university certification programs, consultants and professors of education for a dual purpose: to publish and to read. The Texas Study is published biannually and distributed to members by mail. The journal is also accessible online for members only. Members can click on Resources / Publications to view past issues.

Special Thanks to our TASSP Corporate Partners! Click Here

TASSP 2019 Events:

Fundamental 5 National Summit: Oct. 27-28, 2019 | Austin
Assistant / Aspiring Principal Workshop: Feb. 9-11, 2019 | Austin
Making Middle School Matter Symposium: March 1-3, 2020 | Austin
TASSP Summer Workshop: June 10-12, 2020 | DALLAS, ANATOLE by HILTON

TASSP Vision

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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