ERIC Number: ED429966
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Improving Service into the 21st Century. A Strategic Plan for the Teacher Retirement System of Texas 1999-2003.
Texas Teacher Retirement System, Austin.
This report presents the Teacher Retirement System of Texas's (TRS's) strategic plan for teacher retirement in the state of Texas for the years 1999-2003. The mission of the TRS is to deliver retirement and related benefits authorized by law for members and their beneficiaries and to prudently invest and manage the assets held in trust for members and beneficiaries in an actuarially sound system. Section 1 of this report presents State of Texas Strategic Elements (state vision, mission, and philosophy regarding education and teaching). Section 2 discusses Internal and External Assessment at TRS: Legislative and Historical Framework, Agency Mission and Philosophy, Core Competencies, Major Challenges, TRS Organizational Structure, Membership Base, Legislative Impact, Fiscal Attributes, Resources, Technological Developments, Summary Statement, TRS Contributions to Texas Priority Goals, and Accomplishments and Commitments. Section 3 presents TRS Strategic Goals (including objectives and strategies). The four appendixes present the Strategic Planning Steering Committee, the TRS strategic planning process, projections of outcomes for 5-year planning horizon, and performance measure definitions. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Texas Teacher Retirement System, Austin.
Identifiers - Location: Texas