To develop competent workers for marketing occupations though instructional programs that provide participants with the necessary skills and knowledge to continue their Marketing Education beyond high school and/or to enter career level positions in marketing. To assist Marketing Teachers in the improvement of marketing practices. To build an understanding of the wide range of social and economic responsibilities that accompanies the right to engage in marketing in the United States economic system.
MET promotes marketing education and to afford all who are interested opportunities for the presentation and discussion of various problems related to Marketing Education. To work in cooperation with other agencies for the advancement of Marketing Education in the State and in the United States, for which purpose it shall affiliate itself with the Association of Career & Technical Education as well as with the Marketing Education Association.
- To encourage and to aid the organization of local and area units within the Association.
- To work toward, and to encourage others to work for a sound, effective system of education in Texas.
- To encourage members in the use of high ethical standards in the Association and in the profession of Marketing Education.
Marketing Educators of Texas has partnered with CTAT to plan and host Professional Development Conferences. The Professional Development Conference was stated as one of the best in years, with over 1,000 in attendance. All business and marketing educators of Texas must make plans to participate. The information gained at this conference ensures that teachers are equipped with current resources to deliver a quality education to their students.
Marketing Educators of Texas has partnered with Texas DECA to provide students with an opportunity for scholarships.
Marketing Educators of Texas offers opportunities for students to apply marketing concepts to activities that can be submitted for competition. Winners will receive recognition at the State Career Development Conference and will have earned a spot in the Leadership Development Academy at the International Career Development Academy. The events include: Branding Strategy Event, Display Event and Job Interview.
MET Service Awards
Each year Marketing Educators of Texas honor teachers for their years of service (5 year increments) in Education by awarding them a certificate at the professional development conference. We appreciate your efforts in Marketing Education in Texas.
MET Teacher Award
Marketing Educators of Texas recognize individuals that go beyond the classroom with exemplary programs. Marketing Teachers, whose program has made a difference in their students’ lives, as well as their community, may be nominated for the Marketing Education Teacher of the Year award.