By Dr. Paula Moeller, TCSA Director of Training
Struggling to hire quality teachers in critical areas such as mathematics and science for your campus?
Finding it difficult to locate certified bilingual and special education educators?
You are not alone!
The Texas Charter Schools Conference Principal Workshop will feature panelists from across Texas to discuss hiring and retaining strategies for outstanding teachers with a passion for educating charter school students.(View the full TCSACon workshop and session schedule)
The Texas Charter Schools Association is committed to providing support, training and technical assistance to Texas charter schools on the newly developed teacher and principal evaluation systems, Texas Teacher Evaluation and Support System (T-TESS) and Texas Principal Evaluation and Support System (T-PESS). These systems will replace the current PDAS evaluation system as the new state-recommended appraisal systems in the 2016-2017 school year. While charter schools aren’t required in statute to implement these new appraisal systems, learning about new ways to evaluate and provide feedback to educators is critical for continual improvement.
Join us for three credit hours of training on Wednesday, October 28, at the Texas Charter Schools Conference at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort and Spa.
Principal Workshop Presenters:
Sheila Collazo, Academy Director, T-TESS, National Institute for Excellence in Teaching
Tim Regal, Texas Education Agency
Paula Brown, COO, A.W. Brown – Fellowship Leadership Academy
Michelle Holland, Principal, Leadership Prep School
John de la Cruz, Principal, Sanchez Charter School