ATPE supports quality education and the professional rights and obligations of the education community.
American Federation of Teachers
is an 940,000-member union of public and professional employees, including public and private school teachers, paraprofessionals and school-related personnel (PSRPs), higher education faculty and professionals, employees of state and local governments, nurses and health professionals.
National Council of Teachers of English
the world's largest subject-matter educational association, is devoted to improving the teaching of English and the language arts at all levels of education. NCTE has 90,000 members and subscribers in the United States and other countries.
National Education Association
is America's oldest and largest organization committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA claims over 2.3 million members who work at every level of education, from pre-school to university graduate programs.
National Parent and Teacher Association
(PTA) is the oldest and largest volunteer association in the United States working exclusively on behalf of children and youth. Members include parents, teachers, students, and other child advocates.
National Science Teachers Association
founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.
Texas Classroom Teachers Association (TCTA) is the leading teacher association in Texas, with 50,000 members statewide. TCTA was founded in 1927 and is a nonprofit, nonunion professional association for educators.
TMEA offers professional growth opportunities, fosters public support for music in schools, and unites music education professionals.
Texas State Teachers AssociationIf you want the news when it happens...if you want ideas for your classroom...if you expect your organization to stand up for you, your students, and your profession, TSTA is your organization.
United Federation of Teachers
with some 125,000 members is the largest union local in the United States. It represents more than 68,000 teachers and 16,000 classroom paraprofessionals. The union also includes a Retired Teachers Chapter of more than 32,000 members.