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Grit Happens with Kimmie Etheredge
Recently one characteristic has emerged as a significant predictor of student success. It isn’t social or emotional development, good looks, physical health or even IQ. It’s grit! What is grit, and how can you help grow gritty kids who won’t give up in challenging environments? Learn to create a fun and energizing campus theme that impacts all facets of your academic culture.
Stress Management 101 with Dr. Adam Sáenz
Most of us are aware of the potential negative effects of stress physically, mentally and eventually leading to burnout. The good news is stress doesn’t have to be the enemy. In fact, if our goal is to live a stress-free life, we are cheating ourselves out of a potentially valuable fuel source. When understood and managed effectively, stress can produce positive outcomes. Leave with practical strategies to increase your adaptive coping and tools for building community with your colleagues, students and parents.
Influence to Lead: From Intention to Implementation with Troy Mooney and Herbert O’Neil
Successfully leading campus initiatives through the continuum from intended to implemented is a critical leverage point for campus leaders. Many administrators have ensured their good ideas are disastrously launched through not recognizing the three critical points of failure for any new effort. Learn how to use Catalytic Meetings, The 3IA approach to solutions development, and the Strategic Quarterly Review (SQR) to improve leadership influence and efficacy.
Legal Matters with Kevin Lungwitz
Discover answers to TEPSA members’ top legal questions including employee appraisals, contracts, administrator pay cuts and reassignments, parent issues and CPS. Return to your campus armed with the most relevant and up-to-date legal information!
A Guide for Assistant Principals with Troy Mooney and Herbert O’Neil
Summarize conference learning and past experience to co-create a guide for what assistant principals should know and be able to do. Connect with colleagues to discover resources and ideas to take back to campus to support the important work APs do each day!