• Covid-19 RESOURCES From our Corporate Partners

If you need to reach anyone at the TASSP, TASC, or TAFE offices, please email them. You will be contacted shortly either by email or phone call. Click on this link to locate staff member email addresses.

Thank you for your cooperation!

TASSP Fall Region Meetings

The show must go on!

Please check out your Region's Fall online meeting and attend. Connection will colleagues is more important than ever!   

Have you written a scholarly article you would like to be considered for publication? TASSP would love the opportunity to review articles written by YOU for possible print in our Texas Study bi-annual journal.

NEW OPPORTUNITY! You are encouraged to share positive ways you have worked with staff and students through COVID-19. We will add a section in the Fall 2020 publication for you to describe effective strategies for working remotely with staff, students, and parents. In this section, we will publish “blog-like” submissions that have been selected by the Texas Study Committee members. Selection will be based on quality of writing, relevancy, innovation, and practicality. Please address questions to Cindy Jackson, TASSP Associate Executive Director and Managing Editor of the Texas Study, at [email protected]

Article submission deadline is October 1. Click Here to view guidelines.

2019-2020 TASSP Principals and Assistant Principal of the Year

Congratulations to the following Principals and Assistant Principals for being selected by the
TASSP Principal Image Committee as the 2019-2020 Principals and Assistant Principals of the Year:


High School Principal of the Year & NASSP Representative for Texas
Jill Stafford, Principal, Lowery Freshman Center, Allen ISD – Region 10
Middle Level Principal of the Year
Ryan Bickley, Principal, Burnett Jr. High School, Wylie ISD – Region 10
Assistant Principal of the Year
Dr. Danielle Jackson, Assistant Principal, Thurgood Marshall High School, Fort Bend ISD – Region 4 

Ready, Set, Vote With the Online Voter Registration Drive

The 2020 election is right around the corner, and your students are fired up and ready to get involved in every way possible. NASSP just announced a new national partnership with DoSomething.org, a digital platform creating real-world impact, to give your students a powerful new tool for action: the Online Voter Registration Drive (OVRD)

• TEA UPDATES: (9/11) Safe and Supportive School Program and Trauma-Informed Care Policy and Training: The proposed new subchapter would implement Senate Bill 11, 86th Texas Legislature, 2019, by establishing rules for a safe and supportive school program and trauma-informed care.
Click here for details. The Public Comment Period is open.

• (7/31) 2019-2020 ESSA Compliance Reports: TEA is announcing the availability of the following compliance reports, authorized under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). 1) 2019-20 ESSA Consolidated Compliance Report. 2) 2019-20 Rural and Low-income Schools (RLIS) Compliance Report. These reports are available on TEA eGrants under the Compliance Reports tab. Click Here

• (7/31) TEA Will Offer Free Learning Management System to Texas Schools for Two Years to Help Bolster Remote and Classroom Instruction. This new offering will save school systems up to $40M, and reduce total taxpayer cost up to $22M. Click Here

• Reports for the spring 2020 TELPAS Alternate administrations have been posted. Districts that participated in this optional administration can access the TELPAS Alternate Report Cards, campus rosters, summary reports, and data files through the TELPAS Alternate Assessment Management System. The Student Portal is updated with the latest assessment information. Additionally, parents can view their child’s performance relative to the campus, district, and state.

• Texas Schools Public Health Planning Guidance Document - July 17, 2020

• TASSP 2020-2021 Regional Resource Guide - Click Here 

Special Thanks to our TASSP Corporate Partners! Click Here

TASSP Vision

To offer Texas principals and assistant principals a forum to explore the best practices in school administration with the ultimate goal of helping facilitate student learning. It is the intent of the organization that we honor our motto, "Above All, Students First," in all that we do.

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