TEA Events Calendar

 

The TEA Events Calendar lists dates for education-related conferences and events. It also includes scheduled dates for the Texas State Board of Education meetings as well as major and minor holidays. The calendar follows the academic year. If you would like to add an education-related event, please email the information to deetta.culbertson@tea.state.tx.us

     

 2014-2015

 

 

March 2014

Texas History Month
Youth Art Month
Music in Our Schools Month

DATE

EVENT

2

Texas Independence Day 

3-6SXSWedu, Austin, TX
3-7Texas Public Schools Week, http://www.tspra.org/

3-7

National School Breakfast Week

3-7

Texas Educational Diagnosticians' Weekhttp://txeda.org/educational-diagnosticians-week/

5

 Ash Wednesday

7

Preventing Juveniles from a Life of Crime, School of Management, University of Dallas (Main Campus), Dallas, TX.
Contact: Center for Children and Families, http://ccf.utdallas.edu

 9

Daylight Savings Time Begins – turn clocks ahead one hour

17

St. Patrick’s Day

April 2014

 

DATE

EVENT

4

State Board for Educator Certification Workshop, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-936-8304, www.tea.state.tx.us

8-10

State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX. 
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us  

9-10

First Time Superintendents Academy, Austin Marriott North, Round Rock, TX.
Contact: Contact:  Paul Whitton Jr., Texas Association of School Administrators, 512-477-6361, pwhitton@tasanet.org

11

State Board of Education Board Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX. 
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us  

13

Palm Sunday

13-15

TASC High School Annual Conference, Arlington Convention Center & Sheraton Hotel, Arlington, TX.
Contact: Terry Hamm, Texas Association of Student Councils, 512-443-2100, ext 233, terry@tassp.org

13-19

National Library Week, www.ala.org

14-15

TAGT 2014 Leadership Conference, Omni Austin Hotel at Southpark, Austin, TX.
Contact:  Lisa Varner, Texas Association for the Gifted & Talented, 512-499-8248, lvarner@txgifted.org

18

Good Friday

20

Easter Sunday

21

San Jacinto Day

21-25

Public School Volunteer Week, www.projectappleseed.org

23

Administrative Professionals’ Day

 

May 2014

  

DATE

EVENT

1-7

National Physical Education & Sport Week, www.aahperd.org

2

State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-936-8304, www.tea.state.tx.us

5

Cinco de Mayo

5-9

National PTA Teacher Appreciation Week, www.pta.org

7

National Teacher Day

11

Mother’s Day

26

Memorial Day

June 2014


DATE

EVENT

10-12

Texas Assistive Technology Network (TAN) Annual Conference, Region 4 Education Service Center, Houston, TX.
Contact: Kirk D. Behnke, 713-744-6559, kirk.behnke@esc4.net

 14

Flag Day

15

Father’s Day

19

Emancipation Day (TEA Skeleton staff)

19-21

TASB Summer Leadership Institute, Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, TX.
Contact:  Kathy Dundee, Texas Association of School Boards, 512/467-0222, kathy.dundee@tasb.org

26-28

TASB Summer Leadership Institute, Omni Hotel, Fort Worth, TX.
Contact:  Kathy Dundee, Texas Association of School Boards, 512/467-0222, kathy.dundee@tasb.org


  July 2014

  

DATE

EVENT

4

Independence Day (TEA Closed)

7-9    

STAT Summer Leadership Institute, Tremont Hotel, Galveston, TX. 
Contact: Lauren Swetland, Science Teachers Association of Texas, 512-491-6685, stat@statweb.org

 8-10

2014 International Anti-Bullying Conference, Gaylord Texan Resort, Grapevine, TX.
Contact:  Lucia Romero, D.A.R.E. America, 800-223-3273, lucia.romero@dare.org, http://conferenceeventseries.org/bullying 

16-17

State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.  
Contact:  Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us

18

State Board of Education Board Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.  
Contact:  Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us

 

August 2014

 

DATE

EVENT

1

State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-936-8304, www.tea.state.tx.us

 27

LBJ’s Birthday (TEA Skeleton staff)

 

 September 2014

Library Card Sign Up Month

DATE

EVENT

1

Labor Day (TEA Closed)

7

Grandparents Day, www.grandparents-day.com

17

Constitution Day

17-23

Constitution Week

17-18

State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.  
Contact:  Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us

19

State Board of Education Board Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.  
Contact:  Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us

24Rosh Hashanah begins

 
October 2014

Computer Learning Month

 

DATE

EVENT

 5-11  

Fire Prevention Week, www.nfpa.org

 8

International Walk to School Day, www.walktoschool-usa.org  

 13

Columbus Day (Observed)

 16

National Boss’ Day

20-24  

National School Bus Safety Week, www.napt.org

 23-31

 Red Ribbon Week

24

State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-936-8304, www.tea.state.tx.us

 

November 2014

 

DATE  

EVENT  

2

Daylight Savings Time Ends – Set clocks back one hour  

4Election Day
 

11  

Veteran’s Day (TEA closed)

17-21  

American Education Week, www.nea.org  

19-20

State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us  

20-22

Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching, Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas, TX. 
Contact: Science Teachers Association of Texas, 512-491-6685, stat@statweb.org

21

State Board of Education Board Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007, www.tea.state.tx.us  

27  

Thanksgiving (TEA closed)  

28  

Day After Thanksgiving (TEA closed)  

December 2014

 

DATE  

EVENT  

24  

Christmas Eve (TEA closed)  

25  

Christmas Day (TEA closed)  

26  

Day after Christmas (TEA closed)  

 

Kwanzaa Begins  

31  

New Year’s Eve  

 

January  2015

School Board Recognition Month  

DATE  

EVENT  

1  

New Year’s Day (TEA closed)  

19  

Confederate Heroes Day 

19

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (TEA Closed)  

25-28

TASA Midwinter Conference & Education Expo, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.
Contact: Contact: Paul Whitton Jr., Texas Association of School Administrators, 512-477-6361, pwhitton@tasanet.org  

28  

Christa McAuliffe Day  

  

February 2015


Black History Month

Career & Technology Education Month
 

DATE  

EVENT  

14  

Valentine’s Day  

 21-28

National FFA Week  

16  

President’s Day (TEA Closed)  

 

 

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