Irving ATPE Updates

Spring 2016

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Thank You

Dear Irving ATPE Members,

The end of school is nearing, and that means there are many upcoming opportunities! Read the full newsletter to find information on:

-Crystal Apple Award

-Award and Appreciation Banquet


-Being more involved in Irving ATPE.

Thanks for another great year!

Andrea Keller

Irving ATPE President

Spring ATPE Updates

Crystal Apple Award

Crystal Apple Award- please email Robin Hurt or Andrea Keller with your nomination for Crystal Apple by April 29, 2016- and

The Crystal Apple Award program has been designed to recognize those in the community who make a difference in the education of students in the Irving ISD. A nominee must have given some time on a campus and made an effort to improve the well-being and educational foundation of Irving I.S.D. students. Business (Partners in Education … Other); Community (DAR … Heritage Society … Big Brother/Big Sister … League of Women Voters … Parents); Civic (Police … Fire … Etc.); Education (Teacher … PTA … IEA … ATPE … Retired Teachers)

Judy Coyle Memorial - part of the Irving Schools Foundation program. Each year we give four, $1000.00 scholarships to four IISD seniors who are going into education. (Students apply through ISF for these.) This year we have also started an endowment scholarship that will continue to give.

Irving ATPE Super Hero Member Appreciation and Awards Banquet

The Appreciation and Awards Banquet for
Irving ATPE
Tuesday May 10th, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Nimitz High School
RSVP by April 29,2016


ATPE Summit is July 20th-22nd. If you are interested in being a delegate, please email to get your name on the list. Our goal is to take 20 people this year. It is in Austin, Texas. We will vote on delegates at the banquet in May. It is a great time to connect with other educators, learn more about ATPE and also have a voice during House of Delegates.

Irving ATPE

Irving ATPE is always looking for more members to be more involved! We are always looking for more members that want to be more involved. This could include being President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Membership. If you would like more information, please let me know! There are also great ways to be involved at the Region 10 level and the state level. ATPE offers so much more than discounts and legal!