Workshops
2014-2015 Retirement/T-DROP Workshops

You should plan to attend one of the workshops listed below if you are planning this year to:

  • Enter the Teacher Deferred Retirement Option Plan (T-DROP)
  • Retire July 1, 2015 (NOT IN T-DROP)
  • Retire July 1, 2015 (IN T-DROP)

SUBJECTS TO BE COVERED:

  • Cost-of-Living Adjustment
  • Death Benefits
  • Distribution Options
  • Estimate of Benefits
  • Retirement Application
  • Retirement Process
  • Taxes
  • T-Drop Application

Due to limited capacity, you must preregister. Registration forms for retirement workshops are available by clicking here. Mail completed registration forms to Arkansas Teacher Retirement System, 1400 West Third Street, Little Rock, AR 72201. For more information you may call ATRS at 1-800-666-2877 or you may e-mail the Preretirement Department by This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Workshop sessions will begin promptly at the following times:
  • Entering T-DROP
4:00 pm
(Sign In 3:30-4:00 pm)
  • Retirement (NOT IN T-DROP)
5:00 pm
(Sign In 4:30-5:00 pm)
  • Retirement (IN T-DROP)
6:00 pm
(Sign In 5:30-6:00 pm)
Cancellation due to inclement weather:

If there is inclement weather in the workshop site area or in central Arkansas, the workshop will be cancelled. An effort will be made to reschedule at a later date in the school year. For verification of cancellation contact the ATRS office at 1-800-666-2877 the day of the workshop.

CITY/TOWN
LOCATION
DATE
Batesville U of A Community College at Batesville, 2005 White Drive October 13, 2014
Beebe Arkansas State University-Beebe, 610 North Pecan January 5, 2015
Bentonville Washington Junior High School, 1501 NE Wildcat Way October 20, 2014
Blytheville Arkansas Northeastern College, 2501 South Division April 27, 2015
Brookland Brookland High School, 100 West School Street April 6, 2015
East Camden Southern Arkansas University Tech, 100 Carr Road November 17, 2014
El Dorado SOUTHARK - Center for Workforce Education, 3698 East Main December 1, 2014
Fayetteville Fayetteville Public School - Professional Learning Center, 300 S Ray Street October 27, 2014
Forrest City East Arkansas Community College, 1700 Newcastle Road February 17, 2015
Fort Smith #1
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, 5210 Grand Avenue March 16, 2015
Fort Smith #2
University of Arkansas - Fort Smith, 5210 Grand Avenue March 30, 2015
Harrisburg Crowley's Ridge Educational Cooperative, 1606 Pine Grove Lane April 20, 2015
Harrison Ozark Unlimited Resources Ed Service Coop, 5823 Resource Drive September 29, 2014
Helena-West Helena
Phillips County Community College, 1000 Campus Drive February 23, 2015
Hot Springs National Park Community College at Hot Springs, 101 College Dr March 2, 2015
Little Rock #1
Pulaski Tech Business & Industry Center, 3303 East Roosevelt Road
January 12, 2015
Little Rock #2
Pulaski Technical College - Little Rock South, 13000 Interstate 30 January 26, 2015
Malvern College of the Ouachitas, One College Circle November 10, 2014
Mena Mena High School, 1200 Dallas Avenue March 9, 2015
Monticello Southeast Arkansas Education Cooperative, 1022 Scogin December 8, 2014
Mountain Home Arkansas State University Mountain Home, 1600 South College Street October 6, 2014
Nashville Cossatot Community College of the U of A, 1558 Highway 371 West September 15, 2014
N Little Rock/PCSSD Pulaski Technical College, 3000 West Scenic January 20, 2015
Pine Bluff Southeast Arkansas College, 1900 Hazel Street December 15, 2014
Plumerville Arch Ford Cooperative, 101 Bulldog Drive

February 9, 2015
Pocahontas Black River Technical College, 1410 Hwy 304 East

April 13, 2015
Rogers Rogers Public Schools, 500 West Walnut November 3, 2014
Russellville Russellville High School, 2203 South Knoxville February 2, 2015
Texarkana Texarkana Arkansas School District, 3435 Jefferson September 22, 2014
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Last Updated ( Thursday, 29 May 2014 )