KIPP Texas Public Schools Teachers Shine in TEA’s Teacher Incentive Allotment Program

KIPP Texas Public Schools Teachers Shine in TEA’s Teacher Incentive Allotment Program

Texas (May 6, 2024) – To celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, KIPP Texas Public Schools is proud announce the exceptional recognition of its teachers through the Texas Education Agency’s Teacher Incentive Allotment (TIA) program. The TIA program, a state initiative designed to reward and incentivize effective teaching practices, has acknowledged the outstanding efforts of KIPP Texas educators.

Through the TIA program, eligible teachers have the opportunity to receive an annual payment ranging between $3,000 and $32,000, reflecting the state’s commitment to recognizing and rewarding excellence in education.

This past year witnessed a significant expansion of eligible teacher groups within KIPP Texas, encompassing a diverse range of high-priority courses. Newly eligible teachers include those teaching Kinder through 2nd Math and Reading, High School English 1 & 2, Algebra 1, as well as several AP courses such as English Language, Spanish Language, U.S. History, World History, and Statistics. Additionally, NBCT-designated teachers are also eligible, underscoring KIPP Texas’s dedication to acknowledging excellence in teaching across various disciplines.

The culmination of this effort is the recognition of over 170 teachers across KIPP Texas through the TIA program this year. This represents a remarkable achievement, with over 10 percent of the district’s teaching force being honored for their excellence in teaching.

The impact of this achievement extends beyond individual teachers, reflecting the collective dedication of KIPP Texas schools across the state. With over 100 teachers added and more than 40 schools having at least one designated teacher, the influence of educators’ excellence resonates throughout the entire KIPP Texas community.

As KIPP Texas celebrates the outstanding achievements of its teachers through the TIA program, the organization reaffirms its commitment to fostering excellence in education and supporting educators in their professional growth. Together, KIPP Texas continues to strive for excellence, positively impacting the lives of students across Texas.

For more information on KIPP Texas Public Schools, please visit


Media Contact: Jennifer Castillo, Director of External Communications


This site is registered on as a development site.