The Texas Speech Communication Association is the largest state professional communication association in the nation.
Membership in TSCA is open to any communication educator, communication student, communication consultant, or any individual interested in learning about the field of speech communication. All levels of instruction and areas of interests are represented in the association. The rewards of membership in TSCA include updated professional awareness, networking with other professionals, and exposure to innovation, teaching methodologies, and scholarly works relevant to the discipline of speech communication.
Debbie Hatton has made the following handout from "Tackling the TEKS for Comm. Apps, Speech Comm., and Debate" convention panel available. Click here to view the Speech TEKS (Draft)
Jennifer Zinn, one of our own, has created a website designed for speech teachers to share lesson plans, activities, and other ideas that aid in coaching forensic students and teaching communication applications classes. Click on this link to visit www.coachingspeech.com
The Teacher Training Committee has put together a list of coaches that are willing to serve as mentors. Click here to view the list
Congratulations go out to our newly elected officers: Colin Malinak (Vice President-Elect), Carolyn Baum (Executive Secretary-Elect), and Leslie Rodriguez (Journal Editor).
The nominating committee has provided a list of candidates for consideration at convention.
For Executive Secretary: Carolyn BaumSee the Convention page to view the CV and other materials received from each candidate.
For Vice President Elect: Colin Malinak, and Eric Mears
For Journal Editor: Leslie Rodriguez
The 2016 convention program has been sent to the printer by Vice President Melissa Witt. Click here to view.
The Spring 2016 edition of the Texas Speech Communication Journal is now available. Click here to view.
The summer edition of our newsletter is now available. Click here to view.
The winter edition of our newsletter is now available. Click here to view.
Our Newsletter editor has made a collection of photos from convention available via Drop Box. Click here to view.
Shaping the Future
Date: October 6-8, 2016
|As part of this year's convention, we will be having a Career Expo on Friday, October 7, 2016 from 2:30pm to 5:30pm at the convention hotel.|
|As part of this year's convention, we will be offering a time for high school seniors or recent graduates to audition on Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 8:00am to 1:00pm at the convention hotel.|