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Vacant Nacogdoches ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
Vacant Brownsboro ISD; Search by: Brownsboro ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Vacant Quanah ISD; Search By: Education Solutions and Services adINFO
Vacant Bullard ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Belton ISD; Search by: Thompson & Horton LLPINFO
Vacant Harlandale ISD; Search by: Sanchez & Wilson, PLLC adINFO
Vacant Brady ISD; Search by : Region 15 ESC adINFO
Vacant Mineola ISD; Search by: Mineola ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Vacant White Oak ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Agua Dulce ISD; Search by: Agua Dulce ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Vacant Jasper ISD; Search by: Region 5 ESC adINFO
Vacant Idalou ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Del Valle ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Winters ISD; Search by: Ronnie Kincaid adINFO
Vacant Orangefield ISD; Search by: Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle P.C.INFO
Vacant Farmersville ISD; Search by: Farmersville ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Vacant Wells ISD; Search by: Wells ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Vacant San Vicente ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Goliad ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Winnsboro ISD; Search by: Hardy Cook & Hardy, P.C. adINFO
Vacant Buckholts ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Breckenridge ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Vacant Randolph ISD; Search by: Education Solutions and Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Crystal City ISD - Edward Churchill, Director of Student Services ​,Mercedes ISD ; Search by: Walsh Gallegos Trevino Russo & Kyle P.C.INFO
Lone Finalist Channing ISD - Michael Stevens, Principal of 7-12 Grade,Electra ISD; Search by: Region 16 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Bartlett ISD  - Theodore" Teddy" Clevenger, High School Principal,Teague ISD ; Search by: Bartlett ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Chico ISD  - Scott Higgins, Superintendent,D'Hanis ISD ; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Waxahachie ISD - Dr. Bonny Cain, Interim Superintendent,Waxahachie ISD; Search By: Ray and Associates adINFO
Lone Finalist Seminole ISD - Kyle Lynch, Superintendent,Canadian ISD; Search by: Region 17 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Whiteface CISD - Nate Wheeler, Assistant Superintendent,Plains ISD; Search by: Region 17 ESC adINFO
Lone Finalist Harleton ISD - Brian Gray, Superintendent,Irion County ISD; Search by: Harleton ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Eagle Pass ISD  - Samuel Mijares, Deputy Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction,Eagle Pass ISD; Search by: Escamilla & Poneck LLP adINFO
Lone Finalist Bloomington ISD  - Mark Anglin, Superintendent,Broaddus ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Academy ISD - William "Billy" Harlan, Chief Administrative Officer,Corsicana ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Waco ISD - Susan Kincannon, Superintendent,Belton ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Chireno ISD - Michael Skinner, Secondary Principal,Bartlett ISD; Search by: Largent Consulting LLC adINFO
Lone Finalist Karnes City ISD - Hector Madrigal, Assistant Superintendent,San Benito CISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Terrell ISD - Dr. Georgeanne Warnock, Associate Superintendent ​of Educational Services,Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD; Search by: Terrell ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
Lone Finalist Pewitt CISD - Melissa Reid, Principal,New Boston ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
Lone Finalist Devine ISD - Dr. Todd Grandjean , Superintendent ,Moulton ISD; Search by: Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle P.C.INFO
Lone Finalist Clarendon ISD - Jarod Bellar, Superintendent ,​Baird ISD; Search by: Clarendon ISD Board of Trustees adINFO
New Super Warren ISD  - Tammy Boyette, Assistant Superintendent,Stafford MISD; Search by: Region 5 ESC adINFO
New Super Brownsville ISD - Rene Gutierrez , Superintendent,Edinburg ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Central ISD - Justin Risner, Assistant Superintendent of Curriculum/ Special Programs Director,Central ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Bellville ISD  - Dr. Nicole Peoenitzsch, Assistant Superintendent of Learning and Innovation,Dripping Springs ISD; Search by: DRV Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Crandall ISD - Dr. Wendy Eldredge, Deputy Superintendent,Garland ISD; Search by: Leasor Crass adINFO
New Super TAMS Executive Director  - Dr. Greg Gibson, Superintendent,Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational Services INFO
New Super Richard Milburn Academy - Amard Anderson, Interim Superintendent,Richard Milburn Academy; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super La Joya ISD  - Dr. Gisela Saenz , Interim Superintendent,La Joya ISD; Search by: O’Hanlon, Demerath & Castillo and Jaime Munoz adINFO
New Super Lovejoy ISD - Dr. Michael Goddard, Superintendent,Red Oak ISD; Search by: JG Consulting INFO
New Super Monte Alto ISD - Dr. Rosalinda Cobarrubias; Search by: O'Hanlon, Demerath & Castillo adINFO
New Super Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD - Dr. Jorge Luis Arredondo, Area Superintendent,Houston ISD; Search by: O’Hanlon, Demerath & Castillo adINFO
New Super Red Oak ISD - Brenda Sanford, Director of Curriculum, Accountability, and Assessment,Canton ISD; Search by: Walsh Gallegos Trevino Russo & Kyle P.C. and Education Consultant Dr. Ann DixonINFO
New Super Decatur ISD - Dr. Joseph Coburn, Chief Schools Officer,​Lewisville ISD; Search by: Walsh Gallegos Treviño Russo & Kyle P.C. and Education Consultant Brett SpringstonINFO
New Super Irion County ISD - Ray DeSpain, Superintendent,Elkhart ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Dripping Springs ISD - Todd Washburn, Associate Superintendent for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment,Eanes ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Danbury ISD - Nancy Sandlin, Superintendent ,​Buckholts ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Kermit ISD - Jose Lopez, Superintendent ,Taft ISD; Search by: TASB Executive Search Services adINFO
New Super Canton ISD - Dr. Brian Nichols , Superintendent ,New Summersfield ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational ServicesINFO
New Super Schulenburg ISD - Duane Limbaugh, Superintendent,Brady ISD; Search by: Arrow Educational ServicesINFO
New Super Boles ISD - Ms. Mikayle Goss, Director,Hunt County Co-op; Search by: Arrow Educational ServicesINFO
New Super Douglass ISD - Justin Keeling , High School Principal,Woden ISD ; Search by: Arrow Educational Services adINFO
New Super Peaster ISD - Lance Johnson, Superintendent,Randolph Field ISD; Search by: Leasor Crass adINFO
New Super Boyd ISD - Dr. Tamara Vardy, Director of Campus Support,Mansfield ISD; Search by: Leasor Crass adINFO

Excerpts: It’s A Different Game Now

December 1208:30 AM

When I train teachers, I make it very clear that I am teaching them to do things that I never did in the classroom. Sometimes, this will lead to someone asking me, “Then why should we listen to you?   A valid question with a good answer. First, I was a decent teacher in my... view article  arw

KIPP filing details sexual assault, harassment allegations against fired co-founder Mike Feinberg

December 1208:30 AM

A former student alleged that KIPP co-founder Mike Feinberg sexually assaulted her under the guise of a medical exam, and a former KIPP employee said he offered her money in exchange for sex, according to a court filing by the KIPP charter school network.  The filing offers new details on the sexual harassment and abuse allegations that led to Feinberg’s firing last year, a move that shocked many in the charter school movement. The motion, filed in November, asks for the dismissal of a defamation suit Feinberg filed against KIPP, the country’s largest nonprofit charter network. view article  arw

Former Athens ISD bus driver makes court appearance in connection with fatal crash, judge sets pre-trial hearing for February 2020

December 1208:30 AM

A discovery compliance hearing took place on Wednesday regarding the case of a fatal bus crash involving a former Athens Independent School District bus driver. According to CBS19 crews in the courtroom, John Stevens, 78, made a short appearance in court. Prosecutors told the Judge R. Scott McKee they had turned all evidence and documents over, and another pre-trial hearing was scheduled for February 5 at 1 p.m. view article  arw

District Realignment: Dripping Springs to stay in 5A, Wimberley to remain in 4A

December 1208:30 AM

By virtue of an 11th hour appeal, Lehman High will be going down the 5A ranks. On Tuesday, Hays CISD Superintendent Eric Wright informed district leaders Lehman High athletics will drop a level of classification based on a successful appeal filed last week. As a result, Lehman sports will compete in 5A in all sports, 5A, Division I in football. Earlier this month, UIL Conference cutoff figures showed Lobo athletics would compete in 6A for the third straight realignment phase. Those cutoff figures are used by the UIL, the governing body of athletics in Texas, for its biennial realignment in February. view article  arw

Former Kingwood High teacher wins named Teacher of the Year

December 1208:30 AM

A Kingwood High School alum and teacher was awarded for excellence in his teaching career by the Texas Council for the Social Studies. Bryan Henry, currently a Lone Star College-University Park assistant professor of political science and a candidate for the Texas House of Representatives for District 130, was a teacher for nine years in Humble ISD. The Texas Council for Social Studies awarded Henry the Teacher of the Year Award at the Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin on Nov. 22 as he was leaving his high school career to go on into higher education. view article  arw

Ector County ISD benefits on workshop agenda

December 1208:25 AM

A report on employee benefits is on the agenda for the Ector County Independent School District Board of Trustees workshop set for 6 p.m. today (Tuesday) in the board room of the administration building, 802 N. Sam Houston Ave. view article  arw

Students no longer detained, lockdown lifted at Cedar Ridge High School after report of a possible gun on campus

December 1208:25 AM

Four students were detained and Cedar Ridge High School was placed on lockdown due to a report of a possible weapon on campus, according to Cedar Ridge Principal Jiae Kim and the Round Rock Police Department. The lockdown was lifted at 10:47 a.m. and no gun was found. Round Rock police said there is no danger to the public it is continuing to investigate. Round Rock ISD says the four students are no longer detained. view article  arw

‘I IMMEDIATELY JUMPED UP’: Jacksonville Middle School student honored for taking action after bus crash

December 1208:25 AM

During a Jacksonville city council meeting held Tuesday night, 7th grader Olivia Boggs, was recognized as a hero for taking action after her school bus had crashed. In October, Boggs was riding on her normal bus, headed to school, when suddenly the bus driver started veering off the road. “When he turned into the left lane, then I realized, okay something is wrong. This is not normal,” described Boggs. view article  arw

Student shot, several teens detained after shooting near Adamson High School in Dallas

December 1208:25 AM

Adamson High School was on lockdown for a time Wednesday morning after a 16-year-old student was shot near the campus in Oak Cliff. The shooting happened as classes were starting for the day, at about 9:30 a.m., at the Apollo Apartments on East 9th Street, which is across the street from the high school. view article  arw

Lubbock ISD Board to vote on name of new magnet school

December 1208:25 AM

The Lubbock Independent School Board will have a meeting Thursday morning, where a vote will take place to name the new magnet middle school that will replace Smylie Wilson Middle School. That meeting will start at 7 a.m. inside of the LISD Administration Building at 1628 19th St. The current Smylie Wilson Middle School, at 4402 31st St., will open next school year as a Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics Magnet School. The new school will have an attendance zone that stretches from 98th Street to Bluefield Street, and Frankford Avenue to Quetzel Avenue. view article  arw

Pine Tree ISD trustees seek more info before OKing new engineering, robotics program

December 1208:25 AM

Pine Tree ISD trustees are seeking more information on a new district program that focuses on engineering, robotics and other “project-based learning” before approving it. Trustees on Monday declined to kick off the CEER — Communications, Engineering, Entrepreneurship and Robotics — program for the 2020-21 school year. view article  arw

Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business to debut August 2020

December 1208:25 AM

The Tomball ISD board of trustees unanimously approved the creation of the Tomball ISD Academy of Energy and International Business on Dec. 10, the first on-site education program of its kind in the state and the second program of its kind in the nation, said Allison Suarez, TISD's director of communications and marketing. The academy is different from other energy and business educational programs in the state because of its on-site component at Tomball-based BJ Services, she said. "Our Academy of Energy and International Business will be the first of its kind in the state and only the second in the nation, so Tomball ISD continues to be a destination excellence district," Superintendent Martha Salazar-Zamora said during the meeting.   view article  arw

Forney ISD student perseveres, graduates after caring for infant sibling while her mother battled cancer

December 1208:25 AM

High school years are supposed to be one of the greatest times of one’s youth. It should be a time that includes hanging out with friends, cheering at football games, and dancing the night away at prom. But for Lexingten Phillips, high school has been one of the most challenging times she may experience in her life. Phillips, a 20-year-old student in the Forney ISD GOALS program, received her diploma on Monday, Dec. 9, 2019 after having to take more than a year off from school. She took time off to care for her infant sibling while her mother, Guinevere, battled breast cancer. view article  arw

County unveils inclusive park for special needs children

December 1208:25 AM

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held at Valley View Early College Campus on Wednesday morning to commemorate what is believed to be the largest inclusive park in South Texas. The park will provide children and adults with disabilities an opportunity to play at a playground that caters to their special needs. Dozens of people braved the frigid 51-degree weather to bear witness to the official opening of the park, the culmination of a year-and-a-half effort by the Capable Kids Foundation, Hidalgo County Precinct 2 and Valley View ISD. view article  arw

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Eichelbaum Wardell Hansen Powell & Mehl, P.C.

Legal Issues for Cheerleaders and Drill Team

January - February 2019

Don’t miss out on this information-packed session about legal aspects of cheerleading and drill teams! This year there will be increased focus on social media policies. 

Participants will be provided practical advice for handling situations often encountered by administrators and coaches.


Topics We'll Cover

  • Social Media and Cyberbullying
  • Rights Associated with Extracurricular Activities
  • UIL and Coaching Requirements
  • Options for Selecting Team Members
  • District and Staff Liability & Immunity
  • Transportation and Other Travel Issues
  • Access to Education Records, Score Cards
  • Title IX Gender Issues, LGBT
  • Relevant Federal and State Court Cases
  • Extracurricular Codes of Conduct
  • Discipline and Removal from Team
  • Cheerleader Constitutions
  • Student and Parent Complaints


Who Should Attend

Campus Administrators, Directors of Student Services, Directors of Fine Arts, Athletic Directors, Cheer Coaches, Drill Team/Dance Teachers


Registration Fee

$200 per person


For a list of dates and locations, please visit www.edlaw.com.

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GALLERY: Carroll ISD invites community to sign slab of new music center

December 1208:25 AM

The Carroll ISD community has left its mark on a piece of school history. Children wearing construction vests and hats passed out green markers for the community to sign the foundation slab of the district's new music center on Dec. 11. The event was a celebration of the construction of one of the 2017 bond program's larger projects. The targeted project completion date for the district's new music center is spring 2020.   view article  arw

Vernon ISD making changes to communication, social media pages

December 1208:25 AM

Big changes are coming to the Vernon Independent School District when it comes to how they communicate digitally and it’s because of a new Texas law. Texas Senate Bill 944 went into effect September 1st and with it came new rules for what is considered public information. Now school districts across the state have to come up with a new plan for keeping track of messaging. “If you’re text messaging and it’s regarding school business then you have to screen shot it and then archive it,” Vernon ISD Superintendent Jeff Byrd said. view article  arw

Dallas ISD is creating more choice for parents

December 1208:25 AM

The path forward for Dallas’ children is education, and we owe it to them to offer the best educational options in the best facilities that we can provide. That means giving parents choices beyond the neighborhood school, something Dallas ISD has committed to and is in the process of expanding now. view article  arw

Proposed Eanes aquatic center gets first round of approval in West Lake Hills

December 1208:25 AM

West Lake Hills’ will allow Eanes to remove five trees and exceed building height regulations on a site in the city, allowing the district to move forward with a site plan for its proposed aquatic center. In May, voters approved an $80 million bond that includes projects in safety and security, student programs and support, energy efficiency and conservation, and facilities. The bond also included money for new spaces for the Westlake High School aquatics and wrestling programs and expanded space for the robotics and engineering programs. view article  arw

Brownwood ISD announces holiday card design contest winners

December 1208:25 AM

Two winners have been selected for the 4th Annual Brownwood ISD (BISD) Holiday Card Contest. This year, one design from elementary and one from secondary was selected as winners of the contest. Coggin Intermediate School fourth-grade student, Braylon Chairez and Brownwood High School (BHS) Junior, Jenica Villalpando submitted the winning entries that will be used for the official BISD card. view article  arw

Clarendon College Regents take new vote on president

December 1208:25 AM

The Clarendon College Board of Regents this week rescinded a November 21 vote to end the contract of Dr. Robert Riza as president and voted to put him on administrative leave instead. During a called meeting Monday, December 9, the board without discussion approved a motion reversing their action on November 21, which would have ended the president’s contract by December 31. That was followed by a new motion from Regent Carey Wann to place Riza on administrative leave effective immediately “due to some things that have been brought to light recently.” That motion was also approved with no discussion. view article  arw

Clarendon CISD names Bellar as lone finalist

December 1208:25 AM

Clarendon new school superintendent will be no stranger to the community after beginning his education career here. Jarod Bellar was named December 4 as the lone finalist for the top school position during a called meeting of the Clarendon CISD Board of Trustees. view article  arw

Realigned: UIL rule allows Lehman to move down to Dist. 5A

December 1208:25 AM

By virtue of an existing UIL rule, Lehman High will be allowed move down to the 5A ranks. On Tuesday, Eric Wright, Hays CISD Superintendent, said the UIL “graciously” gave the district permission to resubmit its enrollment figure for Lehman High, which was roughly 50 students fewer than the reported snapshot of 2,225 students in November. As a result,Lehman High will join Johnson High in 5A all sports and 5A, Division I in football. view article  arw


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Focusing on unique things school districts are doing to help children succeed. view article  arw

Wichita Falls ISD talks news programs for teacher recruitment

December 1208:25 AM

Tuesdays WFISD board meeting was all about accountability on all levels. Principles from schools with failing and low Texas Education Agency (TEA) Accountability grades gave progress reports of where they are now and improvement that they have made. Some include students tracking their own growth, teacher development, and walkthroughs. Many of the schools have also added clubs, mentors and volunteers into their schools. The school board also looked at factors that are hindering growth. One of the central themes amongst schools that presented was a need for more certified teachers that will stick around year after year. view article  arw

Analysis: The Texas Senate will be a quiet zone in a noisy, important election year

December 1208:25 AM

A quick takeaway from the deadline of candidate filings: The Texas Senate is going to be the calmest spot in the state’s electoral ocean in 2020. Republicans hold the majority in that chamber, and not one of them will face an opponent in next year’s GOP primary. It’s hard to say whether that’s an exhibition of discipline on the party’s part or a lack of ambition among potential challengers. view article  arw

Other Voices: STAAR tests should be regularly scrutinized

December 1208:20 AM

The state’s standardized tests, a regular and collective cause of consternation for students, administrators, teachers and parents alike, received something of a passing grade from university researchers last week. view article  arw

Canyon ISD implementing new student safety incentive

December 1208:20 AM

Canyon ISD is working with students and the community on better safety measures throughout the school day. The school district is aiming to reduce the number of incidents occurring on school campuses that go unannounced through their new “Hear Something, See Something, Say Something,” program. The school district is continuously working on ways to enhance student safety. view article  arw

Lockdown Lifted at 2 Dallas ISD Schools

December 1208:15 AM

A juvenile is injured and four people in custody after a shooting sent two Dallas ISD schools into lockdown Wednesday morning, police say. view article  arw

WCSO responding to three-vehicle crash involving loaded Liberty Hill ISD bus

December 1208:15 AM

Williamson Co. Sheriff’s Office deputies are responding to the scene of a three-vehicle collision involving a loaded school bus on Wednesday afternoon. According to WCSO, no one aboard the Liberty Hill ISD bus was injured in the crash in the 1200 block of County Road 200. It’s not known how many people were on board. view article  arw

Manor ISD leaders look for community engagement during police chief search

December 1208:14 AM

Manor Independent School District families will get to tell district leaders what qualities they’re looking for in a new police chief on Thursday. This comes after a unanimous vote from the school board to create the district’s very first police department. view article  arw

East Texas educational businesses join forces to provide teachers, students with helpful resources

December 1208:10 AM

Two East Texas educational businesses are joining forces Mentoring Minds is a company that provides critical thinking-based curriculum for K-12 education. SchoolSpire is an education technology company that provides lesson planning, analytics, and program tracking for districts. Together these two companies can offer schools with instruction while also giving them results as to how their students are performing. view article  arw

Plano ISD trustees approve a final calendar for the 2020-21 school year

December 1208:10 AM

Plano ISD has a new calendar for the 2020-21 school year, and it includes an additional five minutes at the beginning of the school day for early childhood, elementary and middle school students. Originally identified as draft A when presented to the board in mid-November, this calendar will begin school on Aug. 12 of next year—a mid-week start—and end on May 27, barring any inclement weather. view article  arw

Rogers ISD will not have school today

December 1208:05 AM

Rogers ISD is cancelling classes to day due to a citywide water main break. All out of town extra curricular activites will still go as planned according to the superintendent, Joe Craig. view article  arw

‘Their voice matters’: Local students debut advocacy projects during ‘Civics Day’

December 1207:45 AM

Hundreds of Central Texas students debut projects Tuesday that illustrate their advocacy on local issues they care about, like homelessness, school safety and climate change. Civics Day — a sort of science fair, but for government — is the product of the national nonprofit Generation Citizen, a group that gives middle and high school students hands-on experience working with local governments. view article  arw