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March 2014

How to Thrive Under HB5 – Virtual Event

March 31 @ 7:00 am - June 30 @ 5:00 pm
Online only

    How Students Can Thrive Under HB5 – Virtual Event This is a recording of the Institute’s one-day workshop on HB5, originally held on February 10th, 2104 at The University of Texas at Austin.   It offers a primer on the requirements, opportunities and challenges associated with HB5. Sponsored by The Institute for Public School Initiatives (The Institute) in the College of Education at the University of Texas-Austin, virtual participants receive the most up-to-date and comprehensive information about changes in…

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May 2014

Invitational Summit on Education Data Visualization

May 6 @ 8:00 am - May 7 @ 5:00 pm
ATT Conference Center, UT Austin,
1900 University Ave Austin, 78705
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The Summit will bring together educational leaders and data visualization experts to understand the implications of big data in education and the increasingly important role of data visualization to help improve learning and educational decision-making, to support research and inform policy.

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June 2014
$250.00

HB5: Developing Campus Plans that Lead to College and Career Readiness

June 16 @ 8:00 am - June 17 @ 5:00 pm
UT Austin, Sanchez Bldg, Rm 439E,
Austin, TX 78701 United States

House Bill 5 brings new demands and challenges to middle and high school counselors.  Counselors will need to shift current roles and responsibilities to reflect the individualized college and career counseling needed to help students select an appropriate endorsement area and monitor course taking progress annually through the use of personalized graduation plans.  During the two-day training, campus teams will develop a four-year plan for the courses and career pathway options that will be offered while also evaluating courses required for…

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$250.00

HB5: Developing Campus Plans that Lead to College and Career Readiness

June 19 @ 8:30 am - June 20 @ 4:00 pm
ESC, Region 2,
209 N. Water St Corpus Christi, 78401 United States
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House Bill 5 brings new demands and challenges to middle and high school counselors. Counselors will need to shift current roles and responsibilities to reflect the individualized college and career counseling needed to help students select an appropriate endorsement area and monitor course taking progress annually through the use of personalized graduation plans. During the two-day training, campus teams will develop a four-year plan for the courses and career pathway options that will be offered while also evaluating courses required…

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2014 Texas Literacy Initiative Leadership Summit

June 23
Houston Westin Galleria,
5060 W Alabama St Houston, TX 77056 United States
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2014 Texas Literacy Initiative Leadership Summit June 23, 2014, Houston, Texas Registration is now open for Grant Implementation Team (GIT) members attending the 2014 Leadership Summit. GIT members attending the Leadership Summit should register for either June 23rd or July 15th. Information on making hotel reservations will be provided at the end of registration and in your confirmation email. Session Information During the Summit General Session, Grant Implementation Team members will learn about the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) Version…

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$250.00

HB5: Developing Campus Plans that Lead to College and Career Readiness

June 23 @ 8:30 am - June 24 @ 4:00 pm
Harris County DOE,
6300 Irvington Blvd, Houston, TX 77022 United States

House Bill 5 brings new demands and challenges to middle and high school counselors. Counselors will need to shift current roles and responsibilities to reflect the individualized college and career counseling needed to help students select an appropriate endorsement area and monitor course taking progress annually through the use of personalized graduation plans. During the two-day training, campus teams will develop a four-year plan for the courses and career pathway options that will be offered while also evaluating courses required…

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2014 Texas Literacy Initiative Institute

June 24 - 25
Houston Westin Galleria,
5060 W Alabama St Houston, TX 77056 United States
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2014 Texas Literacy Initiative Institutes Explicit Instruction for Diverse Learners June 24-25, 2014, Houston, Texas Registration for the 2014 Texas Literacy Initiative Institute is now open. We encourage Grant Implementation Team (GIT) members to select teachers, campus administrators, and/or GIT members to attend who can go back to their districts and present the material to those not attending. All participants in grades K-12 will attend similar content sessions, differentiated by grade level. Attendees will choose their appropriate age/grade level during…

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$250.00

HB5: Developing Campus Plans that Lead to College and Career Readiness

June 26 @ 8:30 am - June 27 @ 4:00 pm
Fort Worth Botanical Gardens,
3320 Botanic Garden Blvd Fort Worth, TX 76107 United States

House Bill 5 brings new demands and challenges to middle and high school counselors. Counselors will need to shift current roles and responsibilities to reflect the individualized college and career counseling needed to help students select an appropriate endorsement area and monitor course taking progress annually through the use of personalized graduation plans. During the two-day training, campus teams will develop a four-year plan for the courses and career pathway options that will be offered while also evaluating courses required…

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$250.00

Instructional Coaching and Leadership to Improve Student Learning

June 30 @ 8:30 am - July 1 @ 4:30 pm
UT Austin, Sanchez Bldg, Rm 439E,
Austin, 78701

Struggling to plan an effective coaching program that will respond to your campus or district’s needs as defined by your data?  Do you desire to implement instructional improvement efforts to close the achievement gap and increase student achievement?  This training will help participants develop relationships between coaches, principals and teachers to host conversations that lead to behavioral, pedagogical and content knowledge change.  The role of the coach will be defined, as well as the relevant techniques and practices that must…

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July 2014

2014 Texas Literacy Initiative Leadership Summit

July 15
Sheraton Dallas Hotel,
400 N Olive Steet Dallas, TX 75201 United States
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Texas Literacy Initiative Leadership Summit 2014 July 15, 2014, Dallas, Texas Registration is now open for Grant Implementation Team (GIT) members attending the 2014 Leadership Summit. GIT members attending the Leadership Summit should register for either June 23rd or July 15th. Information on making hotel reservations will be provided at the end of registration and in your confirmation email. Session Information During the Summit General Session, Grant Implementation Team members will learn about the Texas State Literacy Plan (TSLP) Version…

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