Currere and Lived Experience

Curriculum theorist and expert William Pinar developed the system of currere in the 1970s as a way to reimagine education using personal stories and experiences as the starting point.
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Dear Principal

Dear Principal, I see you. I see you walking down the hall, your shoulders slumped with unseen burdens.
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President’s Column

The end of the 2020-2021 school year is near! No matter how prepared we were for every day this year, we all know we really never had control of what the world was going to toss in our direction.
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NDP Finalists Named

Five Texas principals were named Texas National Distinguished Principal (NDP) finalists by the Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA).
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Legislators! Why Not Our Own Children?

We, as school administrators, have a responsibility to advocate for our students. We can share our experiences and tell our stories, and that of our students. However, the best way to tell our story is to empower our own children and the children whom we serve.
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The Texas Elementary Principals and Supervisors Association (TEPSA), whose hallmark is educational leaders learning with and from each other, has served Texas PK-8 school leaders since 1917. Member owned and member governed, TEPSA has more than 5,900 members who direct the activities of 3 million PK-8 school children. TEPSA is an affiliate of the National Association of Elementary School Principals.

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