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2021 Legislative Summary now available
This guide summarizes key legislation relevant to Texas public schools that was enacted by the 87th Texas Legislature during the 2021 Regular Session. The bills are organized by topic, including Financial Matters, Elections, Accountability, Governance, Construction, Curriculum, Instruction, Student Health, Student Discipline, Safety and Personnel. Download the PDF for free from the TASB store.

Policy On Line® is getting an upgrade! In 2022, we will introduce a modernized Policy On Line to make policy work easier! Details coming soon!

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For more, see Policy Service’s Publication Information page.

Check out Policy Spotlight, our quarterly newsletter that provides articles on timely policy issues. Sign Up to start recieiving the newsletter. View all the previous policy articles in the Member Center.

Mentor Program Allotment Cycle 3
The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is now accepting applications for the Mentor Program Allotment (MPA) Cycle 3.

Frequently Asked Contract Questions
Questions often arise during the spring semester when districts issue contracts to returning and new employees.

Infographic: HR Department Checklist for February
As we move into spring, let's take a quick look at the typical HR department's to-do list for the month of February.

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Carthage ISD Hires New Superintendent

On January 11, the Carthage ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Jarrod Bitter as the district’s new superintendent. Bitter most recently served as the Assistant Superintendent of Administration and Innovation in Tyler ISD. 

Stephenville ISD Hires New Superintendent

On December 13, the Stephenville ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Eric Cederstrom as the district’s new superintendent. Cederstrom most recently served as the Deputy Superintendent in Pine Tree ISD.

Tuloso-Midway ISD Hires Executive Search Services

On December 6, the Tuloso-Midway ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire TASB Executive Search Services (ESS) to conduct a search for a new superintendent. Details and updates will appear on our searches page as things progress.

Caldwell ISD Hires New Superintendent

On November 30, the Caldwell ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire James Barton as the district’s new superintendent. Barton most recently served as the Assistant Superintendent for Business and Support Services in San Marcos CISD. 

Hawkins ISD Hires New Superintendent

On November 10, the Hawkins ISD Board of Trustees voted to hire Susan Morton as the district’s new superintendent. Morton most recently served as the interim superintendent in Hawkins ISD.

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

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