TASA/TASB Convention October Austin, Texas 2-4, 2015

2016 Convention Highlights

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First General Session Keynote Address

Commisioner of Education, Mike Morath
Friday, September 23, 2016

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Student performances

Students are the reason we are all involved in school governance. Nearly 200 students played a huge role in Convention. Students from Alamo Heights ISD and Fort Elliott CISD performed in the General Sessions. Click the images below to watch the videos.

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Student Innovation Challenge

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Sponsored by DLR, the student innovation challenge brought the most innovative students from Alief ISD, Barbers Hill ISD, Spring Branch ISD and Willis ISD together to answer some of our society’s greatest challenges. The students presented their ideas and attendees participated in lively question and answer session.

Superintendent of the Year

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Candidates are chosen for their dedication to improving educational quality, board-superintendent relations, student achievement and commitment to public support and involvement in education. Click the image to watch the SOTY presentaiton from 2016.

Honor School Board Award

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The honor board's program recognizes those school boards that have demonstrated outstanding dedication and rendered ethical service to the children of Texas. Click the image to watch the Honor Board Program from 2016.

Key Communicator Award

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The Key Communicator Award recognizes outstanding contributions to public education through effective communications.


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