TEA Events Calendar

The TEA Events Calendar lists scheduled dates for the Texas State Board of Education (SBOE) and State Board of Educator Certification (SBEC) meetings as well as major and minor holidays in which TEA will be open to the public. The calendar follows the academic year.

 

2019-2020

September

October

November

December

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

January 2019

DATE

EVENT

1

New Year's Day(TEA Closed)

8 86th Session of the Texas Legislature Convenes
15 2019 Digital Transition Discussion - Digital Design, Region 20 Education Service Center, San Antonio, TX.
Contact: The Learning Counsel, 703-433-3715, davidk@learningcounsel.com;http:thelearningcounsel.comeventsan-antonio-tx-0
19 Confederate Heroes Day
21 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day(TEA Closed)
27-30

TASA Midwinter Conference & Education Expo, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.
Contact: TASA, 800-725-8272, www.tasanet.orgmidwinter

28 Christa McAuliffe Day
28-31 State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-463-9007,https:tea.texas.govsboe
30 State Board of Education Learning Roundtable: Building a Stronger Texas, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.
Contact: SBOE Support, 512-463-9007,https:www.eventbrite.comelearning-roundtable-building-a-stronger-texas-tickets-53690653189
30-Feb 1 TCTA Annual Convention, Sheraton Hotel at the Capitol, Austin, TX.
Contact: Persie Ngo-Hatchie, Texas Classroom Teachers Association, 512-477-9415, pngohatchie@tcta.org

February 2019

DATE

EVENT

1 State Board of Education Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-463-9007,https:tea.texas.govsboe
4-8 TCEA Convention and Exposition, Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio, TX.
Contact: Texas Computer Education Association, 800-282-8232, registration@tcea.org
10-12 TASSP AssistantAspiring Principal Workshop,Hilton Austin Airport Hotel, Austin, TX.
Contact: Billy Pringle, Texas Association of Secondary School Principals, 512-443-2100, ext 8505,pringle@tassp.org

14

Valentine's Day

16-23 National FFA Weekhttps:www.ffa.orgparticipateeventsffa-week
18 President's Day(TEA Closed)
18-21 Texas School Public Relations Association Annual Conference, Hyatt Regency Lost Pines Resort, Cedar Creek, TX
Contact: TSPRA,http:www.tspra.org
19 State of Texas Anniversary Remembrance DayTexas Government Code
19 Iwo Jima DayTexas Government Code 662
21-22 Fourth Annual STEM Summit of South Texas, Isla Grand Beach Resort, South Padre Island, TX.
Contact: STEM Center of South Texas, Region I Education Service Center, 956-984-6042, gperez@esc1.net
22 State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-936-9831,SBECPublicComment@tea.texas.govwww.tea.state.tx.us

March 2019

DATE

EVENT

4-8 Texas Public Schools Week,http:www.tspra.org

2

Texas Independence Day

3-4 TASSP Making Middle School Matter, Hilton Austin Airport Hotel, Austin, TX.
Contact: Billy Pringle, Texas Association of Secondary School Principals, 512-443-2100, ext 8505,pringle@tassp.org

4-8

National School Breakfast Week https:schoolnutrition.orgnsbw

6 Alamo Memorial Day
Contact: Marshall Doke, Texas Scottish Rite Masons,mdoke@gardere.com
10 Daylight Savings Time Begins– turn clocks ahead one hour

17

St. Patrick's Day

29 Vietnam Veterans DayTexas Government Code 662
31 Cesar Chavez DayTexas Government Code 662

April 2019

DATE

EVENT
2-4 State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-463-9007,https:tea.texas.govsboe
5 State Board of Education Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-463-9007,https:tea.texas.govsboe
7-13 National Library Week,www.ala.org
15-18 Texas Library Association Annual Conference, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.
Contact: Elise Walker, TLA, 512.328-1518,elisew@txla.org
19 Good Friday
21 Easter
21 San Jacinto Day

22-26

Public School Volunteer Week,www.projectappleseed.org

24 Administrative Professionals Day
26 State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-936-9831,SBECPublicComment@tea.texas.govwww.tea.state.tx.us
26-27 TSTA House of Delegates, Frisco, TX.
Contact: Portia Bosse, TSTA Director of Public Affairs, PORTIAB@tsta.org

May2019

DATE

EVENT

5 Cinco de Mayo

6-10

National PTA Teacher Appreciation Week,www.pta.org

6-12 National School Nurse Weekhttps:www.nasn.orgadvocacyschool-nurse-day
7 National Teacher Day
8 National School Nurse Day https:www.nasn.orgadvocacyschool-nurse-day
8 Public School Paraprofessional DayTexas Government Code 662
9 Willie Velasquez DayTexas Government Code 662
12 Mother's Day

27

Memorial Day(TEA Closed)

27 86th session of the Texas Legislature Sine Die

June 2019

DATE

EVENT

9-11 Elementary Technology Conference, Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis, Galveston, TX.
Contact: Texas Computer Education Association, 800-282-8232,registration@tcea.org
11-13 State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-463-9007,https:tea.texas.govsboe
12-14 TASSP Summer Workshop, Austin Convention Center; Austin, TX.
Contact: Cindy Kirby, Texas Association of Secondary School Principals, 512-443-2100, ext 8506, cindy@tassp.org
14 State Board of Education Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-463-9007,https:tea.texas.govsboe
14 Flag Day

16

Father's Day

19 Emancipation Day (TEA Skeleton staff)

July 2019

DATE

EVENT

4

Independence Day(TEA Closed)

9-12 Texas Library Association Annual Assembly, Hyatt Regency Barton Springs, Austin, TX.
Contact: Elise Walker, TLA, 512.328-1518,elisew@txla.org
11-14 TASSP New Principals Academy, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX.
Contact: Billy Pringle, Texas Association of Secondary School Principals, 512-443-2100, ext 8505,pringle@tassp.org
14-16 35th Annual TAHPERD Summer Conference, Embassy Suites by Hilton Conference Center & Spa, San Marcos, TX.
Contact: Lisa Fall, Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance, 512-459-1299,lisa@tahperd.org
26 State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-936-9831,SBECPublicComment@tea.texas.govwww.tea.state.tx.us
27 National Day of the CowboyTexas Government Code 662

August 2019

DATE

EVENT

9-11 Back to School Sales Tax Holiday
Contact: Texas Comptroller's Office,https:comptroller.texas.govtaxespublications98-490
11 Texas Parents DayTexas Government Code 662
26 Women's Independence Day Texas Government Code 662

27

LBJ's Birthday (TEA Skeleton Crew)

September 2019

DATE

EVENT

2

Labor Day(TEA Closed)

8 Grandparents Day,www.grandparents-day.com
11 Texas First Responders Day Texas Government Code 662
10-12 State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007,www.tea.state.tx.us
13 State Board of Education Board Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007,www.tea.state.tx.us
15 Texian Navy DayTexas Government Code 662
16 Diez y Seis de Septiembre
17-23 Constitution Week

17

Constitution Day
 
19 Dr. Hector P. Garcia DayTexas Government Code 662
20-22 TASATASB Annual Convention, Dallas,TX.
Contact:TASATASB, 800-725-8272,https:www.tasa.tasb.orgHome.aspx
28 American Indian Heritage DayTexas Government Code 662

October 2019

DATE

EVENT

1-6 Monarch Butterfly WeekTexas Government Code 662
2 International Walk to School Day,www.walktoschool-usa.org
4 State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-936-9831,SBECPublicComment@tea.texas.govwww.tea.state.tx.us

6-12

Fire Prevention Week,www.nfpa.org

14

Columbus Day(Observed)

16

National Boss' Day

23-31 Red Ribbon Week http:redribbon.org
31 Halloween

November 2019

DATE

EVENT

1 Texas Arbor DayTexas A&M Forest Service
3 Father of Texas DayTexas Government Code 662

3

Daylight Savings Time Ends– Set clocks back one hour

5 Election Day
11 Veteran's Day (TEA Closed)
11-15  School Psychology Appreciation Week. HCR 59

12-14

State Board of Education Committee Meetings, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007,www.tea.state.tx.us

15

State Board of Education Board Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact:Texas Education Agency, 512-463-9007,www.tea.state.tx.us

28

Thanksgiving(TEA closed)

29

Day After Thanksgiving(TEA closed)

December 2019

DATE

EVENT

6 State Board for Educator Certification Meeting, William B. Travis Building, 1701 N. Congress, Austin, TX.
Contact: Texas Education Agency,512-936-9831,SBECPublicComment@tea.texas.govwww.tea.state.tx.us

23

TEA Closed

24

Christmas Eve

25

Christmas Day

26

Day after Christmas(TEA closed)

26

KwanzaaBegins

27

TEA closed

30

TEA closed

31

New Year's Eve

January 2020 

DATE EVENT
1 New Year's Day. TEA closed
20 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. TEA closed
28-31 SBOE Meeting

February 2020 

DATE EVENT
17 Presidents' Day. TEA closed
21 SBEC Meeting

March 2020 

DATE EVENT
2 Texas Independence Day
28-31 SBOE Meeting
31 Cesar Chavez Day

April 2020 

DATE EVENT
10 Good Friday
14-17 SBOE Meeting
21 San Jacinto Day

May 2020 

DATE EVENT
1 SBEC Meeting
25 Memorial Day. TEA closed

June 2020 

DATE EVENT
19 Emancipation Day
29-3 SBOE Meeting

July 2020 

DATE EVENT
4 Independence Day
14 SBEC Meeting

August 2020 

DATE EVENT
27 LBJ Day
28-31 SBOE Meeting

September 2020 

DATE EVENT
8-11 SBOE Meeting

October 2020 

DATE EVENT
9 SBEC Meeting

November 2020 

DATE EVENT
17-20 SBOE Meeting

December 2020 

DATE EVENT
11 SBEB Meeting