Book Housing & Register for txedFest 2023!
TASA will once again host our txedFest summer conference at the family-friendly Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Round Rock! Book housing and register for the June 14-16 event today!
March/April Texas School Business
The March/April issue of Texas School Business, published by TASA, spotlights Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD’s partnership with Odessa College to offer an educational summer experience for students. The issue also profiles TASBO President Shay Adams and TASB President Debbie Gillespie. Don’t miss the “Student Voices” submission by two Silsbee ISD FFA students who started a podcast. And finally, enjoy your favorite columns by Jim Walsh and Riney Jordan, plenty of Who’s News, and more.
Read/Share the Winter Issue
The winter issue of TASA’s INSIGHT showcases our Legislative Positions & Priorities. Columns by TASA President Gonzalo Salazar, TASA Legislative Committee Chair Keith Bryant, and TASA Executive Director Kevin Brown stress the importance of TASA members reaching out to their legislators this session. Also find articles on designing facilities for safety and wellness, using data to illuminate instructional practices, and the value of your pandemic technology investments today. Plus, the issue also spotlights two more TASA Inspiring Leaders!
2023 TASA/TASB Legislative Conference
Several hundred school board members and school administrators participated in the TASA/TASB Legislative Conference February 21 at the Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol. The day included panel discussions with legislators, including both legislative education committee chairs, and remarks by the state comptroller, Harvey Kronberg with the Quorom Report, and more.
If you’re a school leader in a Texas public school, we invite you to be part of TASA in 2022-23. TASA is more than a professional association; we’re a support system for school leaders from school districts both large and small, rural and urban, and from every corner of the state.
Brian Woods to Join TASA Full-Time Staff as Head of Grassroots Advocacy
TASA leadership is pleased to announce that Past President (2020-21) Brian T. Woods, Ed.D., will join the full-time TASA staff as Deputy Executive Director, Advocacy, July 1. Woods is retiring from Northside ISD this spring after 31 years with the district, the last...
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In the 1980s, President Ronald Reagan and Speaker of the House Tip O’Neill crossed political boundaries to enact legislation at the federal level. Although they had political differences, there was a sense that they were working for the common good and each knew they...
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2022-23 TASA President’s Circle Corporate Partners
Our partners’ support enables us to advance our mission: To promote, provide, and develop leaders who create and sustain student-centered schools and develop future-ready students. See a full list of our 2022-23 Corporate Partners and learn how to join them.