February 9, 2015 - The STATE CONGRESS DOCKET items have been posted on the STATE PAGE and also on the JOT REGISTRATION page, as well as EXTEMP areas. *First STATE deadline is THIS WEEK - Feb. 11 is the final day to check your Squad Report to be sure your students' IQT Points are correct.
February 3, 2015 - Scholarship Applications are DUE 2/15!
February 2, 2015 - All State Tab Staff will meet at Franklin HS on Wednesday evening March 4th at 8:30pm.
January 21, 2015 - TFA W-9 Form has been updated.
January 21, 2015 - STATE HOTEL ADDITIONS and Updates have been posted on the STATE page.
Also, PLEASE SUBMIT AN IQT CORRECTION FORM if you believe your student(s)' State points are incorrect. Without this form, corrections cannot be made, and will be finalized after 30 days of a tournament. NOTE: FEB. 11 is the LAST DAY to check accuracy for the State Tournament.
*PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK ALL STATE DEADLINES, AS THESE ARE FINAL. Best of Luck in El Paso and/or on the remainder of your season!
November 29, 2014 - CONGRESS legislation for Spring and State 2015 is now posted on the CONGRESS page. Please be sure to check tournament invitations for item #s used in sessions.
October 25, 2014 - REMINDER that ALL Tournament Hosts must be TFA/TSCA members (have applied and PAID) by close of business Friday, October 31, 2014. Otherwise tournaments will not count as a TFA qualifier.
October 14, 2014 - Convention items, videos and Hall of Fame photos have been moved to the CONVENTION page.
October 2, 2014 - CONGRATULATIONS to Vice-President-Elect, Perry Beard (Cy-Fair HS) and to Secretary-Elect, Wendi Brandenburg (Centennial HS). Rhonda Smith (Plano West Sr. High) will serve as Region 2 Rep from April 1, 2015-April 1, 2016. John Mast and Yolanda Silva were also re-elected as reps in Regions 3 and 5.
August 22, 2014 - ATTENDING TSCA/TFA CONVENTION? Please click the "Join TFA" button to the right under "Quick Links" to renew your membership and pay your Convention fees. Also, be sure to visit our TSCA page for RESERVATION information, announcements, amendments up for vote and other information about TSCA and Convention.
July 30, 2014 - TFA EC June Retreat Minutes have been approved and are attached below in the Minutes section. Also, the latest updated TFA Tournament Calendar is attached here.
June 27, 2014 - The IQT Tournament Calendar has been changed/updated. Please continue to check the Tournament Calendar Page for the tentative calendar.
June 3, 2014 - The Fall 2014 Congress Docket is posted on the CONGRESS page.
MAY 28, 2014 - The tentative 2014/15 IQT Tournament Calendar is available below. When updates or corrections have been finalized, the calendar will be posted at it's regular location on the Tournaments and IQT Reports link. All the best for a safe and relaxing summer!
Meetings, Minutes and Newsletters
*VISIT THE TFA STATE PAGE FOR DETAILS, LINKS and IMPORTANT DEADLINES! See you in El Paso March 4-8!
October 31 - Deadline for Tournament Hosts to have paid their TFA dues.
November 1 - Deadline to submit Spring/State Congress Legislation to Cheryl Potts.
January 31 - Deadline to Join TFA .
February - CHECK TFA STATE DEADLINES!
February 6/7, 2015 - FINAL qualifying weekend
February 15 - Scholarship Applications are DUE.
March 5-7, 2015 - TFA STATE TOURNAMENT @ El Paso, Franklin High School
May 1st - Deadline to submit Fall Congress Legislation
to Cheryl Potts.
MAY 1st - DEADLINE for IQT Application to host a tournament
*$75.00 Checks should be sent to a Jason Warren, Treasurer:
3633 Herschel Avenue Dallas TX 75219
June ??, 2015 - TFA EC Retreat - Houston?
Submitting constitutional amendments: 30 days from first TFA business meeting at October Convention (Sept. 3, 2014).
September - Check final day to book hotel rooms to receive convention rates
October 2-4, 2014 - TSCA/TFA Speech Convention in Lubbock, TX
The best way to sound like you know what you're talking about, is to know what you're talking about...