TASSP/LYS Present the 
 Fundamental 5 National Summit


 November 5 - 6, 2017 | Austin Airport Hilton, Austin 

This program is for ALL GRADE-LEVEL student teachers, teachers, instructional coaches, assistant principals, principals and central office administrators. 

The Fundamental 5 are the instructional practices that help make learning stick and can be used from kindergarten through high school, in any classroom, with any subject. The Fundamental 5 represents the first line of defense in intervention strategies for struggling students while also positioning academically stronger students to achieve at levels previously beyond the collective imagination of the profession.

If you want your classroom or your campus to perform at the highest levels, don't miss the 2017 National Fundamental 5 Summit.

Register Now! SOLD OUT!!!!

This will be two days of dynamic and practical training as you learn from experts and master practitioners and build your professional learning network.
  • Final Program and Schedule

  • Register Now - SOLD OUT!!! If you were wanting to register, please email Brent Jaco at

  • Hotel Reservations -  Room Block & Hotel at Airport Hilton is SOLD OUT! 

    Additional Room Blocks are at the Hyatt Place Austin Airport & Hilton Garden Inn Austin Airport
    • Hyatt Place Austin Airport, 9532 Spirit of Austin, TX 78719 (512-272-5001); Room rate - $127 per night
      • Click here to reserve at the Hyatt room block 
    • Hilton Garden Inn, 7610 John Glen Way, Austin, TX 78741 (512-386-7474); Room rate - $149 per night (let front desk know you are attending the Fundamental Five Summit at the Austin Airport Hilton)
      • Call the Hilton Garden Inn to reserve rooms

Five Reasons Why YOU Should Attend -

  1. Acquire new skills and tweak the processes currently in place. This Summit provides opportunities to receive training on strategies for increasing student success by implementing proven fundamental pedagogy practices. The Summit also addresses ways to tighten evaluation processes that produce data that highlights areas in need of improvement. It connects with the new T-TESS evaluation. If you attended a Fundamental Five Summit in the past, there will be opportunities to expand previous learning. If you have never attended, get ready to learn! This is rated “the best conference attended” by superintendents, principals, teachers and other attendees.  
  2. Learn from the best. Learn about Fundamental Five for Student Success strategies from a highly successful instructional leader, Sean Cain.  Also, note the enriched conference programming that will include inspiring keynotes, who will motivate and inspire educators to excel in serving student needs. Sessions on how to address implementation will be offered for administrators, both current and aspiring. 
  3. Incredible networking opportunities. Find a mentor, make new friends, learn from your peers, and make connections to further your own career. This Fundamental Five Summit for Student Success is set-up to promote learning for principals, directors, teachers, and counselors who serve students in grades K-12 while actively engaging with presenters who serve students in K-12 schools. This is a great opportunity to build a stronger network in your district and beyond by participating in this summit.
  4. Accrue professional development hours.  Opportunities to earn continuing education credits from master teachers in education. The inclusion of three general session keynote speakers expands the depth of professional learning you’ll experience in 2 days!
  5. Have fun. This year’s conference will meet at the Austin Airport Hilton, Austin, Texas - just minutes from downtown with excellent transportation possibilities. Austin is the city that offers some of the finest restaurants, unique attractions, outdoor recreational activities and a rich cultural history. Come early and take advantage of all that Austin has to offer and enjoy an incredible room rate ($129.00/night).

For questions or more information about the 2017 Fall Fundamental 5 Summit, please contact Brent Jaco at or 512-443-2100, ext. 8505.