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TRTA 62nd Annual Convention News!

Online registration now available.

Step 1: Download your registration form here. (Right click on the link and save the linked file).

Step 2Complete the downloaded form and save it.

Step 3: Email the completed form from your saved files to


(Phone registration is available at 1.800.880.1650).

View the convention schedule here.

Hotel Reservations

The JW Marriott (110 E. 2nd Street, Austin, Texas 78701) is now taking reservations for the 62nd Annual TRTA Convention to be held April 6-8, 2015 in Austin, Texas. Click here to reserve your room at the TRTA group rate of $169 (+ tax) per night!

You may also make reservations by calling 1.888.236.2427. Be sure to ask for the "Texas Retired Teachers Association 62nd Annual Convention" group rate! Rate: $169.00 (+ tax) per night. Please note, the final day to book your reservation is March 16, 2015. For online reservations at the TRTA group rate, click here.

Transportation to Hotel

Will you be flying into Austin Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA) for Convention? The JW Marriott has secured a 10% discount from Super Shuttle for TRTA members who need transportation to the hotel. Please visit this link to learn more.


Legislative Updates

TRTA Legislative Roundtable Half-hour Special

In preparation for the 2015 Texas Legislature, we gathered the most knowledgeable legislative minds within the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA) to discuss TRTA’s goals. The following conversation is an extensive look into the issues surrounding TRS-Care. The 84th Texas Legislature convenes Jan. 13 at noon.

The video is a half-hour long, so if you would like to skip to any part of the video please select the links below. Also, please be sure to share this with your fellow retired educators!

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