Texas Charter School Conference Texas Charter Schools Association

Call for Presentations

The Call for Presentations is now closed. Accepted proposals will be notified by  September 1, 2014.

Focus on Quality and Innovation:
Proposals will be selected based on their relevance to the conference theme, LAUNCH:  Innovation in Education, applicability to strand categories/topic as well as its bearing on current events and the Texas charter movement. Content should be well-developed and provide solutions that can be implemented by attendees as they return to their schools around the State.

Suggested Topics for 2014:

  • College / Career Planning
  • Teacher Effectiveness / Coaching
  • Succession Planning
  • School Performance Management
  • Teacher/Staff Retention
  • Parent Engagement
  • Open Meetings / Transparency
  • Enrollment
  • Budgeting / Strategic Plan
  • Marketing Plan
  • Mentoring: Student and Staff
  • Campus Safety/Security
  • SPED
   


2014 Strand Categories:

  • Innovation
  • Advocacy and Communication
  • Best Practices
  • Finance and Business
  • Governance and School Law
  • Leadership and Accountability
  • Student Achievement / Teaching and Instruction

For an idea of what we covered at last year’s conference, download the 2013 Conference App or the 2013 Fort Worth printed conference schedule.


Summary of Deadlines:

  • Call for Presentations Closes: July 15, 2014
  • Proposers notified of status/acceptance: By September 1, 2014
  • Texas Charter Schools Conference: December 10-12, 2014