No teacher ever expects to be in the position of their license being in jeopardy. Unfortunately, as a result of a combination of factors, TEA has seen a 200% increase in member licensure cases since 2017.
Coming a great distance from Nashville? TEA reserves hotel rooms for the Friday night prior to the academy. These rooms are below market rate for Nashville and are subsidized by the association. Availability for these rooms is limited. Requests for rooms are made through the sign-up portal.
Early career educators (in the profession for 5yrs or less) are invited to attend TEA's New Teacher Retreat. Earn six professional development points while strengthening your practice to enhance your success as a teacher. The Retreat will include sessions on best practices, classroom management, professionalism and how to avoid potential legal pitfalls in your classroom. The weekend will also include plenty of time to have fun and connect with other early career educators from across the state.
The New Teacher Retreat is open to all early career educators statewide who have been in the profession for five years or less.