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2024-25 First-Time Superintendents Academy, Session 4 of 4

February 19, 2025 @ 8:00 am to February 20, 2025 @ 11:30 am

TASA’s First-Time Superintendents Academy (FTSA) — the go-to training for beginning Texas superintendents for decades — has been designed around the most important learning outcomes for first- and second-year superintendents.

Session 4: Setting Direction for Your District | February 19-20, 2025
Focus on finance and end-of-year issues, learn about engaging your board in school transformation, and setting a vision and direction as superintendent. Create a plan for moving into the next school year.


Day One: 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. (breakfast, lunch included) then 5 – 7 p.m. (reception and dinner)

Day Two: 7:30 – 11:30 a.m. (breakfast included)

Housing Reservations

A housing block has been reserved at the Marriott Austin North in Round Rock. Book your room for FTSA Session 4 using this link.

A rate of $144 per night is available from Saturday, February 15, through Saturday, February 22, 2025.

The deadline to take advantage of the group rate is Friday, January 31, 2025. 


You may register for the full, four-session academy or for individual sessions.

You may start the academy anytime during the school year and continue into the next school year. For example, if you start with Session 4, scheduled for February 19-20, you may then participate in Sessions 1-3 in 2025-26.


Full, four-session academy, TASA Member: $845
Full, four-session academy, Non-member: $945
Individual sessions: $295 each

How to Register

Registration will open in April. A link will be posted here. 


There are no cancellations for individual academy sessions; however, if you cannot attend a session you registered for, you may attend the same session the following year. If you are registered for Session 2 of the First-Time Superintendents Academy but unable to attend, please complete the cancellation/substitution request form to be posted here. If you must cancel your participation in the academy as a whole, there is a cancellation fee of $75.



February 19, 2025 @ 8:00 am
February 20, 2025 @ 11:30 am
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Austin Marriott North
2600 La Frontera Blvd.
Round Rock, TX 78681 United States
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Breakfast, Lunch