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Help Shape TASB's Advocacy Agenda at Your Regional Grassroots Meeting
The first step in the development of TASB's Advocacy Priorities, the 2018 Grassroots Meetings, is around the corner, and the dates for each meeting are now available. The meetings give school leaders an opportunity to tell TASB the issues that we should be advocating during the next legislative session. Learn more about the meetings and review the schedule to find your region's meeting date.

Delegates Approve New Advocacy Agenda
Delegates from across the state met during the annual TASA/TASB Convention to consider and adopt the 2016–18 TASB Advocacy Agenda. The Agenda will guide TASB's advocacy efforts throughout the upcoming biennium.

Stay Up to Date on Legislative News
Subscribe to TASB's Legislative Report, a weekly e-newsletter, and Legislative Update, published daily during the legislative session, to keep up with all the activities at the state and national capitols.

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Temporary Disability Leave and eligibility
What is Temporary Disability Leave (TDL) and who is eligible for this leave type? Find out in this month's Q&A!

Accessibility and translation crucial to district-employee communication
It’s important for HR staff to ask questions internally about what their district is doing to accommodate its employees.

Myths: duty days and salary in employment contracts
Should duty days and salary be written into the employment contract for each employee? Find the answer to this and other questions in this article.

Bushland ISD Names Lone Finalist
On November 15, the Bushland ISD Board of Trustees named Chris Wigington as the lone finalist for the position of superintendent. Wigington currently serves as superintendent in Big Spring ISD.

Comfort ISD Names Lone Finalist
On November 15, the Comfort ISD Board of Trustees named Tanya Monroe as the lone finalist for the position of superintendent. Monroe currently serves as superintendent in Brownfield ISD.

Lumberton ISD Hires Executive Search Services
On November 9, the Lumberton ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent.

Further details can be found on the ESS website.

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