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TxATE - Texas Association of Teacher Educators

The purpose of TxATE shall be to actively promote high standards for the professional preparation of teachers and inservice development. TxATE assumes that teacher education programs should be undergirded by strong academic foundations and be characterized by adequate specialization. TxATE also requires professional education preparation of such scope and sequence that the result will be teachers with high personal and professional qualities that characterize members of any profession.

2023-2024 Officers



Tia Agan

San Angelo State University

First Vice-President:

Abbie Strunc

Sam Houston State University

Second Vice-President:

Patsy Sosa-Sanchez

University of North Texas - Dallas


Jannah Nerren

Stephen F. Austin State University


Elizabeth Ward

Texas Wesleyan University

Member At-Large:

Kinsey Hansen

Angelo State University

Executive Director:

Becky Fredrickson

Texas Women's University

Past President:

Karen Dunlap

Texas Woman's University

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