2013 CTPS Video Contest finalists named
Judges have selected the regional finalists for the 2013 Celebrate Texas Public Schools Video Contest, sponsored by Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union. Statewide winners will be announced during the week of May 13. Click here to see the list of regional finalists.
GOOD TO KNOW
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1. Ask a question: If you can get the reader thinking instead of just scanning, you'll create engagement with your writing.
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- Association Leadership magazine
ISSUE 126, May 22, 2013
In this issue...
Video contest represents a new vision for CTPS
♦ TSPRA members helping in Moore, Okla.
♦ Honoring our retiring members
♦ Learn about upcoming webinars and additional PR tools
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