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2016 TRTA Convention Hotel Reservations Now Available!

The Westin Oaks (5011 Westheimer at Post Oak, Houston, TX 77056) is now accepting reservations for the 2016 TRTA Convention! The convention will be held April 10-12, 2016. 

You can reserve your room online here or call 1-800-937-8461 and say you are with the "TRTA 2016 Annual Convention" and mention the code "16582." The group rate of $125 is good through March 18, 2016.

TRTA will start accepting convention registrations and payments soon. To view the convention schedule, click here.

Book your hotel reservation today, and we'll "See You in '16" in Houston!

Legislative Updates

The Importance of Foundation Month

It’s Foundation Month! In my mind, I believe it’s been Foundation Month in the great state of Texas ever since the first school opened before the Republic of Texas was established. Teachers are the foundation for everything good that happens in our state. We know that teachers make things happen. Our patience, love, knowledge, dedication and generous spirit make Texas great.

However, we also know that for all the good we do, the appreciation and salary is not commensurate. Fortunately, that does not hinder what we have and want to give to others. Your Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) does what its name implies. We are the base, the underlying structure that supports our members.

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