TIA Overview


Rewarding Teacher Excellence in Texas


The Teacher Incentive Allotment (TIA) was created by the Texas Legislature as part of House Bill 3 to provide a realistic pathway for top teachers to earn six-figure salaries and to help attract and retain highly effective teachers at traditionally hard-to-staff schools.


Participating school districts develop and implement a local designation system that includes at a minimum a teacher observation and a student performance component.

Pathway to earning 6 figures