WGLS 2017 Schedule



All events take place at the Omni Corpus Christi Hotel, 
900 N Shoreline Blvd, Corpus Christi, TX 78401






WEDNESDAY, MARCH 1
“Regiception”............................................................ 4:30-6 p.m.

New! Join fellow attendees and TASB staff at the “Regiception” (registration+reception). Pick up your conference materials and reconnect with friends from past conferences. TASB staff will be on-hand to answer questions, help with tracking continuing education credit (CEC), and provide training on how to use social media tools for advocacy. Refreshments will be served.

THURSDAY, MARCH 2
Registration and Breakfast ............................................. 7–8 a.m.
General Session................................................................. 8–9 a.m.
Morning Breakout Sessions....................................9:15 a.m.–Noon

Breakout Session #1.........................................9:15–10:30 a.m.
Breakout Session #2......................................10:45 a.m.–Noon
In-Depth Session.................................................9:15 a.m.–Noon

Lunch........................................................................... Noon–1 p.m.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions.................................. 1:15–4:15 p.m

Breakout Session #3........................................... 1:15–2:30 p.m.
Breakout Session #4................................................ 3–4:15 p.m.
In-Depth Session................................................. 1:15–4:15 p.m.

Reception.................................................................4:30–5:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, MARCH 3
Registration and Breakfast ............................................. 7–8 a.m.
General Session................................................................. 8–9 a.m.

WATCH FRIDAY'S GS LIVE FROM OUR TASB FB PAGE FROM 8:00-9:00 AM!
Search "@tasbpage" or type "Texas Association of School Boards" on facebook.

Morning Breakout Sessions................................... 9:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

Breakout Session #1..........................................9:15–10:30 a.m.
Breakout Session #2.....................................11 a.m.–12:15 p.m.
In-Depth Session.......................................... 9:15 a.m.–12:15 p.m.

Lunch........................................................................... 12:15–1 p.m.
Student Panel................................................................ 1–1:30 p.m.
Afternoon Breakout Sessions.....................................1:45–4:30 p.m.

Breakout Session #3................................................ 1:45–3 p.m.
Breakout Session #4........................................... 3:15–4:30 p.m.
In-Depth Session...................................................1:45–4:30 p.m.

SATURDAY, MARCH 4
Breakfast............................................................................ 7–8 a.m.
Professional Head Shots........................................ 7–7:30 a.m.

For the 2nd year in a row, TASB Media Services staff will be on hand to take professional head shots free of charge for those interested to use in press releases, campaign literature, and other publications.

Take Away Talks.................................................................. 8–9 a.m.
General Session..........................................................9:15–10:30 a.m.





WGLS goes live! Four sessions on Thursday, four on Friday, and the Friday morning General Session will be broadcast via a livestream web feed. 

Find out which sessions are live by clicking here.
 
TASBlive at WGLS will be available on the TASB Facebook page, so you can watch these from your smartphone, tablet, or laptop, as long as you have access to Facebook. Search for "@tasbpage" or type in "Texas Association of School Boards" within Facebook to find our page.

If you, district staff or trustees are unable to watch live, the sessions will be recorded and available to watch for free. Trustees can also earn continuing education credit (CEC) by watching the sessions for $25 each through TASB’s Online Learning Center and accessing a quiz at the end.

Contact Susan Whisenant or Lisa Carothers with questions about TASBlive.
 

For additional information about this event, contact us at 800.580.8272.

2016 Sponsors

Claycomb Associates Architects          Walsh Gallegos Trevino Russo & Kyle, P.C.