- STAAR Resources
Former Smithsonian Under Secretary for Science Tapped to Lead Nation’s Science Educators and Shape the Future of STEM Education - Click here to read the full story.
Judge rules Texas school finance system unconstitutional; case likely headed to state Supreme Court.
In a ruling that could signal a huge fiscal impact on Texas, a state judge ruled Monday that the Texas school finance system is not delivering enough funding for schools to do their job and is sending out that money in an unfair and unconstitutional manner. Read the full article here.
Science Teachers Day at the Capitol
Happy New Year from STAT
Have you been having a science-filled winter break? Tell us about it! STAT would love to hear from you. We are currently accepting articles for the February issue of The STATellite. Share your teaching tips, articles, and science teaching experiences and activities with your fellow STAT members.
Email your articles to email@example.com by February 1st.
Here's to an exciting new year!
Are you concerned about public education funding? Would you like to see appropriations for new science textbooks? There's strength in numbers, so join us February 21-22 in Austin at the first ever Science Teachers Day at the Capitol!
For only $40 you will attend a welcome reception Thursday evening and a legislative training breakfast on Friday before you head down to the State Capitol. Transportation from the hotel to the capitol is included.
If you care about the future of your career and science education for students in Texas, we urge you to register and join us in Austin!