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Submit Your Resolutions for the 2018–20 Advocacy Agenda
Board approved resolution proposals will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on June 15, 2018, and will be presented for consideration at the 2018 Delegate Assembly in September. The new 2018–20 agenda will guide the Association's advocacy activities during the 86th Legislative Session and interim. Learn how to submit your district’s resolutions, and find out more about the process of building the Advocacy Agenda.

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High-Quality Prekindergarten Program Teacher Training and Qualifications
During the past few years, Texas has increased its focus on improving prekindergarten programs as a means to improve early reading, math, and social development.

The Dos and Don’ts of FML
We've put together a list of dos and don’ts that should help HR staff with some relevant Family and Medical Leave guidance.

Extra-Duty Stipend Survey Results for 2017–2018
Extra-duty pay for high school football coaches as well as stipend payment methods revealed in latest stipend survey results.

Pine Tree ISD Hires New Superintendent

On May 17, the Pine Tree ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Steve Clugston as the district’s new superintendent. Clugston most recently served as the superintendent in Callisburg ISD.

Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Names Lone Finalist

On May 16, the Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD Board of Trustees named John Chapman as the lone finalist for the position of superintendent. Chapman currently serves as superintendent in Ennis ISD.

Hunt ISD Names Lone Finalist

On May 15, the Hunt ISD Board of Trustees named Luci Harmon as the lone finalist for the position of superintendent. Harmon currently serves as district principal in Nueces Canyon CISD.

Robstown ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On May 14, the Robstown ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent.

Angleton ISD Hires New Superintendent

On May 14, the Angleton ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Phillip Edwards as the district’s new superintendent. Edwards most recently served as the superintendent in Kemp ISD.

Weatherford College Hires New President

On May 11, the Weatherford College Board of Trustees voted to hire Tod Farmer as the college’s new president. Farmer most recently served as chief of staff to Tarleton State University.

Further details about all search activities can be found on the ESS website.

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