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221587

School Board Training Summit

This School Board Training Summit will offer you the opportunity to get your required hours for School Board training with multiples session to attend. Please come enjoy the training and learn new information.

$200.00

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School Board Training

School Board Members
Superintendents

*Employees of Region 7 ESC (FREE)

Workshop Materials

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Dates, Times and Locations

Room Name Workshop Date Begin Time End Time
Education Service Center
Meal Service - Oak Room
8/5/2022 7:30 AM 1:00 PM
Administration
Region 7 Lobby
8/5/2022 8:00 AM 2:30 PM
Education Service Center
Meal Service - Oak Room
8/6/2022 7:30 AM 1:00 PM
Administration
Region 7 Lobby
8/6/2022 8:00 AM 2:30 PM

Workshop Presenter(s)

Name
JAMES MOORE

Workshop Contacts

Name Type Department E-Mail Phone
RHONDA BAIRD
Contact rbaird@esc7.net
PATRICIA MCGARITY
Contact pmcgarity@esc7.net (903) 988-6811

Workshop Liaison(s)

Name Email

Sessions

Friday August 05, 2022
231647 General Session for All
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM
Oak Room*
Welcome, an overview of the day, and general information.
65/235
Friday August 05, 2022
231647 General Session for All
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Cedar Room A*
Welcome, an overview of the day, and general information.
65/235
Friday August 05, 2022
231647 General Session for All
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Cedar Room B
Welcome, an overview of the day, and general information.
65/235
Friday August 05, 2022
231647 General Session for All
8:30 AM - 8:45 AM
Cedar Room C
Welcome, an overview of the day, and general information.
65/235
Friday August 05, 2022
231536 Finance Basics
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Cedar Room A*
The purpose of this training is to provide the school board member with a basic understanding of the Foundation School Program and how it is used to provide revenue to Texas school districts.
33/100
Friday August 05, 2022
229313 Managing the Media
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Maple Room
Taking steps now to build relationships with the media can make all the difference in sharing your message and it's even more helpful during a PR crisis. This session will share simple tips to build relationships with local media, prepare for interviews, and what to do when a crisis hits. Attendees will hear practical advice from communication experts with decades of experience and stories from the trenches.
10/30
Friday August 05, 2022
229309 Let the Sunshine In, but Not Too Far Please: Open Government Pitfalls
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Oak Room*
Public school districts, and specifically school boards, are tasked with knowing and complying with many laws that ensure open and transparent government. This includes awareness of the impact technology has had on both the Open Meetings Act and Public Information Act Here, an experienced school lawyer, together with an area superintendent, discuss the top mistakes made by board members when using email, cell phones and other forms of electronic communication.
20/75
Friday August 05, 2022
231543 Introduction to the Texas Education Code
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Pecan Room
In your first year, you must complete a basic “Orientation to the Education Code” training course with an emphasis on governing Texas school districts, and a focus on parental rights and health education.
6/30
Friday August 05, 2022
231540 Finance Basics
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Cedar Room A*
The purpose of this training is to provide the school board member with a basic understanding of the Foundation School Program and how it is used to provide revenue to Texas school districts.
20/100
Friday August 05, 2022
229315 Managing the Media
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Maple Room
Taking steps now to build relationships with the media can make all the difference in sharing your message and it's even more helpful during a PR crisis. This session will share simple tips to build relationships with local media, prepare for interviews, and what to do when a crisis hits. Attendees will hear practical advice from communication experts with decades of experience and stories from the trenches.
13/30
Friday August 05, 2022
229314 Let the Sunshine In, but Not Too Far Please: Open Government Pitfalls
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Oak Room*
Public school districts, and specifically school boards, are tasked with knowing and complying with many laws that ensure open and transparent government. This includes awareness of the impact technology has had on both the Open Meetings Act and Public Information Act Here, an experienced school lawyer, together with an area superintendent, discuss the top mistakes made by board members when using email, cell phones and other forms of electronic communication.
27/75
Friday August 05, 2022
231544 Introduction to the Texas Education Code
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Pecan Room
In your first year, you must complete a basic “Orientation to the Education Code” training course with an emphasis on governing Texas school districts, and a focus on parental rights and health education.
8/30
Friday August 05, 2022
229923 A Peek Inside the Dome: What’s REALLY happening at the Capitol and how YOU can make an impact on policy priorities
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Cedar A/Cedar B/Cedar C*
What REALLY happens at the Capitol, and can school board trustees truly impact education policy in Austin? Yes! Engage in this conversation with a former Board President and Raise Your Hand Texas’ policy team about the priority issues of the upcoming 88th Legislature and how your board can tap into the power of grassroots engagement that fits your district’s level of readiness. You’ll hear examples from other districts’ success and learn about the sometimes-mysterious world of 1100 Congress Avenue.
36/180
Friday August 05, 2022
229317 Trial by Facebook: Running a School District in the Social Media Age
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Oak Room*
We know that social media permeates almost every aspect of our lives. As governmental bodies, how can we respond to electronic speech that disrupts operations, without running afoul of the First Amendment? This session, taught by a school law attorney, will cover the perimeters of appropriate response to social media speech displayed by both employees and students. Parent use of social media, as well as employee and student expression in other areas such as dress and grooming will also be reviewed.
34/75
Saturday August 06, 2022
231648 General Session for All
8:15 AM - 8:30 AM
Oak Room*
Welcome, an overview of the day, and general information.
58/250
Saturday August 06, 2022
231555 The Bond Process – Start to Finish
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Birch Room*
With all the tasks at hand, it would be easy to forget about community engagement, but it’s essential that school districts keep everyone in the loop about the taxpayer funded bond program. Dr Glen Hambrick retired superintendent Carthage ISD & Dr Michael Davis former Cushing ISD superintendent suggests a few strategies to help create consistent and proactive engagement throughout the bond program.
5/45
Saturday August 06, 2022
231550 Board Operating Procedures & Meeting Management
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Dogwood Room*
This training will outline the Boards general powers and duties under TEC Chapter 21 and to apprise board members of the standards of conduct and conflict including procedures for appropriate board meeting management.
15/60
Saturday August 06, 2022
229318 You Be the Judge: The School Board as a Tribunal
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Oak Room*
All governing bodies are called upon by law to create policy opportunities to “hear” from their constituents. As a school board, you satisfy this obligation during the public comment portion of each board meeting. Your role intensifies, however, when acting as a decision-making body in response to employee and parent grievances, as well as contract nonrenewal and termination hearings. This session will ensure that you approach each platform with a clear understanding of trustee do’s and don’ts.
16/75
Saturday August 06, 2022
231904 Strategic Planning for the Future
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Pine Room*
This training will empower board members to identify/align inputs and outcomes to identify and measure stakeholders' needs in an ever-changing environment. Board members will be provided with support for their continued improvement journey and advance them into the environment of elite organizations.
9/45
Saturday August 06, 2022
232623 Evaluating and Improving Student Outcomes
8:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Cedar Room A*
SB 1566 requires that all school board members to be trained in Evaluating and Improving Student Outcomes. This workshop will provide a look at how school board, progress monitoring, accountability, and implementation make a difference in student outcomes. This will be a three hour training that is required above any of the “level” trainings previously mandated. However, if ALL school board members and the superintendent from a district attend the training together and work together throughout the training, dual credit for SB 1566 and Team of Eight training may be awarded.
31/180
Saturday August 06, 2022
231558 The Bond Process – Start to Finish
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Birch Room*
With all the tasks at hand, it would be easy to forget about community engagement, but it’s essential that school districts keep everyone in the loop about the taxpayer funded bond program. Dr Glen Hambrick retired superintendent Carthage ISD & Dr Michael Davis former Cushing ISD superintendent suggests a few strategies to help create consistent and proactive engagement throughout the bond program.
3/45
Saturday August 06, 2022
231553 Board Operating Procedures & Meeting Management
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Dogwood Room*
This training will outline the Boards general powers and duties under TEC Chapter 21 and to apprise board members of the standards of conduct and conflict including procedures for appropriate board meeting management.
14/60
Saturday August 06, 2022
229320 You Be the Judge: The School Board as a Tribunal
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Oak Room*
All governing bodies are called upon by law to create policy opportunities to “hear” from their constituents. As a school board, you satisfy this obligation during the public comment portion of each board meeting. Your role intensifies, however, when acting as a decision-making body in response to employee and parent grievances, as well as contract nonrenewal and termination hearings. This session will ensure that you approach each platform with a clear understanding of trustee do’s and don’ts.
17/75
Saturday August 06, 2022
231906 Strategic Planning for the Future
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Pine Room*
This training will empower board members to identify/align inputs and outcomes to identify and measure stakeholders' needs in an ever-changing environment. Board members will be provided with support for their continued improvement journey and advance them into the environment of elite organizations.
7/45
Saturday August 06, 2022
229411 Emergency Management
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Cedar A/Cedar B/Cedar C*
An overview of the Texas Division of Emergency Management; What should school leaders know about TDEM operations before, during, and after a disaster; How can school leaders coordinate with TDEM to effectively assist each other. There will also be a Q & A.
34/180
Saturday August 06, 2022
231628 Public School Legislative and Financial Update
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Oak Room*
An overview of the Legislative and Financial climate in Texas after the 87th Legislative session and before the 88th Legislative session. Board members will receive practical guidance needed to position their schools for success.
32/75

Special Accommodations
For requests for special accommodations for this workshop, please contact one of the individuals listed above at least ten(10) business days prior to the workshop date.