August 1, 2014


This week marked the start of the 2014-2015 school year for Wayside Schools' students in Austin. Welcome back, students and teachers!
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Upcoming TCSA Training Opportunities
NEW! Aug 14 -- (Lewisville) TCSA Performance Pack Workshop presented by TCSA Regional Trainers, Dr. Lisa Stanley and Martina P. Van Norden REGISTER
NEW! Aug 15 -- (Houston) TCSA Performance Pack Workshop presented by TCSA Regional Trainers, Dr. Jacqueline Lookabough and Linda Murphy REGISTER

Sept 9 -- Live Webinar: Operations and Maintenance REGISTER 

Sept 10,11,12 -- (Houston) In-Person Professional Development Series REGISTER multiple attendees for one or more days! 

  • DAY 1: Governance & Operations Summit, sponsored by Schulman, Lopez and Hoffer, LLP
  • DAY 2: Student Rights Summit, sponsored by Schulman, Lopez and Hoffer, LLP 
  • DAY 3: Academics & Instruction: Explicit Instruction, presented by The University of Texas at Austin (The Institute for Public School Initiatives) and sponsored by Hertz Furniture Calendar a Staff Development Day 
Sept 11 -- Live Webinar: Safety REGISTER
Sept 16 -- Live Webinar: Emergency Disaster Planning REGISTER
Sept 18 -- Live Webinar: Risk Management REGISTER
Sept 19 -- (Austin) Starting a Charter School Beginner Workshop REGISTER
Sept 23 -- (Houston) Insurance, Contract Management, and Facility Lease Provision REGISTER
Sept 24
-- (Houston) Documentation Workshop: Risk Management Manual REGISTER
In-Person Professional Development Series Trainings will be held at the Isla Grand Beach Resort in South Padre Island on October 1-3, 2014.
Oct 1,2,3 -- (South Padre Island) In-Person Professional Development Series
REGISTER multiple attendees for one or more days!  
  • DAY 1: Governance & Operations Summit, sponsored by Schulman, Lopez and Hoffer, LLP
  • DAY 2: Student Rights Summit, sponsored by Schulman, Lopez and Hoffer, LLP 
  • DAY 3: Academics & Instruction: Explicit Instruction, presented by The University of Texas at Austin (The Institute for Public School Initiatives) and sponsored by Hertz Furniture Calendar a Staff Development Day

tcsa 150 Need help appealing your 2014 State Accountability Rating?

The preliminary 2014 State Accountability Ratings will be released to schools on Friday and schools have until September 9th to get their appeals in to TEA.  We can help with the Appeal Analysis. TCSA's hourly member rate of $85/hour applies. For more information, contact Toni Templeton, TCSA Data Analyst.  

job post of the week
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICIER
Tekoa Charter School, Inc.
Port Arthur, Texas

Job ID: 584472     Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
Posted: July 28, 2014     Starting Date: Immediately
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SAVE THE DATE
Member Council Meeting

Friday, September 5, 2014
9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Austin, TX

 

 

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Deadline Approaching:

submit your written comments concerning Chapter 100 and Chapter 157 to TEA on or before

August, 18, 2014.

 

The Performance-Based Monitoring Analysis System 2014 Manual  

PBMAS Manuals 

 

Distinguished Teacher and Principal Talent Pool Recommendation

Read the letter.