CONFERENCES AND SPECIAL EVENTS
Go to Accountability Fusion Summit - Jan 26 | Go to School Counselors' Symposium - Feb 9
Leadership Fusion: Summit for School Leaders
The Leadership Fusion: Summit for School Leaders features national speakers who are at the forefront of educational leadership. Topics vary each year, drawing on best practices from the field in the areas of school improvement, change management, communication, accountability, vision, culture, climate, and team building.
This year's guest presenter is Todd Nesloney, an award-winning education leader, author, and international speaker!
Find Out What's Best for Kids and Do It!
Working in an environment where almost 90% of students were on free-and-reduced lunch, Nesloney faced many challenges that he overcame through persistence, innovation, and a passion for doing what’s best for kids, despite the limitations.
Provided More Than 17K Books for Students!
One innovative project included hosting one of the largest book fairs in Scholastic’s history, which provided students with more than 17,000 books to take home.
Discover Nesloney's formula for success, including ideas and strategies for motivating teachers and staff and cultivating a transformative learning environment for students.
About the Speaker
Nesloney is the director of culture and strategic leadership for the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA) and the author of Sparks in the Dark and his newest book When Kids Lead.
He has been nationally recognized by the White House as a Connected Educator “Champion of Change,” and by the National School Board Association as one of the “20 to Watch” in Education.
Don't Miss Out.
Time: 9:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Location: Virtual via Zoom
School Counselors' Symposium: Making Connections. Stronger Together.
Join hundreds of K-12 school counselors, administrators, and teachers for the 2023 School Counselors’ Symposium on February 9th. Attendees will learn best practices and gain the latest knowledge and strategies in social and emotional wellness, college and career readiness, safe school services, and more.
Bring a campus team so you can be stronger together in your support of the students you serve!
15+ Breakout Sessions, Prizes, Snacks, and Lunch!
Fuller is an adjunct professor at Duke University and a McKinney-Vento Liaison. She is certified in trauma-informed practices, social and emotional learning, compassion fatigue, and professional resilience. As a consultant for the past 12 years, she has trained more than 100,000 people across the United States.
The release of her book, Peace by Piece, bridges Fuller's professional work and personal history of abuse. She uses her experiences, educational knowledge, and talents to help individuals, families, and educators find meaning in work and in life that is grounded in a sense of peace, purpose, and joy.
Receive a copy of Fuller's book Peace by Piece when you attend!
Earn 7.5 CPE Credits!
Time: 8:00 a.m.–3:30 p.m.
Credits: 7.5 CPE Fee: $375 (Lunch, snacks, and book are included.)
Location: Region 4 McKinney Conference Center, 7200 Northwest Dr, Houston, TX 77092 View Map
Accountability Fusion Summit
What is the latest in the world of accountability? Join this event to receive the most current information related to accountability in schools. Guest speakers will include representatives from the Texas Education Agency (TEA), the College Board, and the University of Texas (UT):
Hear from the TEA, the College Board, and the University of Texas.
- 2023 Accountability System Overview - Performance Reporting Division, TEA
- Graduation and Dropout Information - Research Division, TEA
- Industry-Based Certifications, Programs, and CCMR Outcomes - Programs & CCMR Division, TEA
- College Ready Testing (ACT, AP, SAT, and TSIA 2) - provided by College Board
- OnRamps - provided by OnRamps at University of Texas
Time: 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Credits: 6.0 CPE
Fee: $75 Location: Virtual via Zoom