Texas Speech Communication Association
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Welcome to The Texas Speech Communication Association

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.


Tackling the TEKS for Comm. Apps, Speech Comm., and Debate

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

Mentor List

The Teacher Training Committee has put together a list of coaches that are willing to serve as mentors. Click here to view the list


We will be voting on new officers at convention this year. Nominations have been received for Vice President-Elect, Executive Secretary, Journal Editor, and Newsletter Editor. View the nomination packets for each of the nominees on the Convention page.
The Summer Newsletter is ready for you to read and enjoy. See the Newsletter page to read the current issue.
Our 2019 Convention is approaching. Join us October 3-5, 2019 in Amarillo. A DRAFT version of the program is now available. Click here to view.
2019 Convention

Echo Chamber

Date: October 3-5, 2019
Convention begins on THURSDAY
Location: Amarillo, TX

Hotel: Embassy Suites Amarillo
Members may call directly to:
Lois Offerman, Director of Sales
Embassy Suites Amarillo Hotel Downtown
(806) 803-5516
or just the main hotel number or even Hilton reservations.
The code is TSC or TX Speech Comm Assn.

Click here for more convention information