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Jamie Larson poses with Texas Secondary Teacher of the Year Deborah Campbell (San Angelo Central High School, San Angelo ISD, Region 15)

Jamie Larson poses with Texas Secondary Teacher of the Year Deborah Campbell (San Angelo Central High School, San Angelo ISD, Region 15)

TRTF Attends Texas Teacher of the Year Awards

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) is a proud platinum sponsor of the Texas Teacher of the Year program. TRTF Board President Jamie Larson was in attendance during the 2016 awards ceremony.

Since 1969, the Texas Teacher of the Year (TOY) Program has honored excellence in classroom education and provided a forum to showcase many outstanding educators whose efforts and example have inspired their students, their colleagues, and the communities they serve.

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TRTF Board President Jamie Larson presents a plaque to long-serving trustee Dr. William "Corky" Pence.

TRTF Board President Jamie Larson presents a plaque to long-serving trustee Dr. William "Corky" Pence.

TRTF Honors Dr. William "Corky" Pence

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) recently honored long-serving trustee Dr. William "Corky" Pence for his many years of service to the Foundation.

Corky began his first term on the board in 2007. His final term will expire on June 30, 2016. Dr. Pence likes to say that he has had "about four or five retirements." His multifaceted career includes 20 years in the army, 27 years teaching, and 47 years coaching.

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TRTF Awards Grants to Two Austin Teachers

The Texas Retired Teachers Foundation (TRTF) recently announced the recipients of its 2016-17 Classroom Assistance Grant program, after receiving more than 80 applications from current public educators all across the state of Texas. TRTF awarded 15 grants this year, and each grant provided $500 for teachers to use on classroom projects. Two of this year’s…
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2016-2017 TRTF Scholarship and Grant Recipients

TRTF 2016-17 Student Scholarship Recipients Bailey Bohlken is related to David Maxton of the Franklin County RSEA (District 8). Glendie Cornelison is related to Harold Cornelison, an at-large member of TRTA from Abilene (District 14). Allison Cook is related to Cynthia Prater of the Johnson-Somervell RSEA (District 11). Caleb Murrile is related to Jimmy Murrile…
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