Reading for Pleasure: A Reminder

In the midst of family life, work, teaching, and other professional commitments, we continue to prioritize reading because of what it does for our hearts and minds, and how it stretches our thinking.
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What Can We Do?

With a pandemic still raging and educators (and students) doing their best to navigate these times, there’s no wonder we feel the world pressing in around us.
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Self Care is Not Selfish

As school leaders, we spend much of the day “pouring into” others— taking care of staff, students, parents, and everything in between. Oftentimes, in the midst of all the work, leaders can forget to take care of themselves.
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Build Your Student Leadership Team

Principals say their campus culture and academic achievement begin improving as soon as their student leadership teams return from a TEPSA’s Leaders ‘R’ Us student leadership training!
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National Task Force on Race and Equity

Equity in education has always played the most crucial role in leading a successful school. This year, school administrators have dealt with the significant challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and the ongoing social unrest happening across our nation.
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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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Connecting with Staff

There were so many times that I felt helpless as a leader and this tiny gesture gave me just a bit of control. I was still able to connect with my staff even though it was from afar.
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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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