News

  • TRA members elect four to the Board of Trustees

    The TRA Board of Trustees has three new active member board representatives after voters selected Julie Reno, Wendy Drugge Wuensch and Kevin Lindstrom in the 2021 board election. Retired TRA members re-elected Martha Lee…

  • TRA Retirees by the Numbers

    If you’re exploring retirement, you might be wondering about the choices other TRA retirees have made. Which plans do they choose? At what age do they tend to retire? What’s the average benefit amount?

    We’ve…

  • TRIB Newsletters

    Read all about the latest news concerning your pension plan in the TRIB newsletter. The TRA Information Bulletin (“TRIB”) is published three times a year—October, January, June—and is the official newsletter of the Teachers…

  • Power of Attorney Facts

    A power of attorney is your written authorization appointing someone to handle your property or financial matters if you become unable to manage your own finances. TRA will accept valid powers of attorney from…

  • Secure Your Account

    The most important thing you can do to secure your private data with TRA is to set up a MyTRA online account with a strong, unique password. TRA now offers an optional two-step verification…

  • About Post-Retirement Work

    Are you thinking about working as a part-time teacher during retirement? Here’s what you need to know about working after you begin receiving pension benefits.
    TRA retirees may return to work with a TRA-covered employer…

  • TRA Honored for Fiscal Excellence

    Several local and national organizations have honored TRA for excellence in financial stewardship. The national Public Pension Coordinating Council awarded TRA its Public Pension Standards Award for Funding and its Public Pension Standards Award…