Texas BPA Advisors have access to shared online resources. For access, please contact Diana Weber @ email@example.com. Items in this share include: competition information, program information, promotional materials and graphics, sample bylaws and documents to use with your chapters and other items to assist you.
Interested in our events and how they connect to your classes? Download the 2021-22 Competitive Events Crosswalk Look for the updated 2022-23 Events to be uploaded here by September 1.
Download the 2022-23 Local Chapter Handbook. This handbook has everything you need to get your chapter started including: sample agendas, sample calendar, sample constitution and by-laws and many other helpful links and information about BPA resources. If you are wondering where to start... START HERE: 2022-23 Local Chapter Handbook
Here are some quick and easy ways you can get started with these editable downloads:
Advisors will login to enter members by going to register.bpa.org This is where you will enter your membership information and create your invoice for dues. Deadline for membership registration is February 15.
Beginning 2022-23 school year, Texas BPA will offer a Chapter Affiliation option which will allow chapters to enter their members and utilize Perkins V funding to pay for their membership dues. For information about this option, you can download this 2022-2023 Chapter Affiation Guide (1). As this is a new option we understand that there will be many questions and we will work through them together.
Texas BPA is governed by our Texas Policies and Procedures.
You can download the Workplace Skills Assessment Program guide (WSAP) that contains the competitive events guidelines and topics for this year by logging in to the BPA Member Gateway members.bpa.org The new guidelines will be published September 1. Be sure to read the guidelines for your events as each year the rules may change. Take the time to review the rubrics to be sure that you have everything you need for your event.
To login to this website, you'll need your member ID and your password that your advisor has set for you.
You can also download the Torch Awards Handbook and the BPA Cares Handbook for guidelines to earning points and awards in these programs.
Once items are finalized, links to forms will be shared here for you.
Go check out the Opportunities tab for information about Scholarships, Running for Office, Graphic Design Contests and the Texas Intern Program.
Also, don't miss out on the Torch Awards program and the BPA Cares program that will enable you to earn awards for community service and leadership.