Why Join TASSP Today?

(Reasons you “can’t afford not” to be a TASSP member)

1. High Quality Professional Learning Experiences
• TASSP Summer Workshop
• Assistant Principals Workshop
• New Principal Academy
• Fall Leadership Academy
• Making Middle School Matter Symposium
• Legislative Update
• Legal Digest/Law Conference

2. Outstanding Educational Leadership Publications
• TASSP News Highlights
• Texas Study of Secondary Education
• TASSP E-Notes

3. Extensive Network of Educational Professionals
• Region meetings each semester to foster personal connections and collaboration
• Share ideas/practices in person, via social media, via publications
• Engage with partners from education, government, business, civic groups, and others.
• Summer workshop brings together secondary administrators from across Texas and the nation
• NASSP affiliation promotes national connections

4. Outstanding Principal/Assistant Principal Awards
• Regional nominations and State awards for High School and Middle School Principals of the Year,
• Assistant Principal of the Year
• State winner represents Texas at the NASSP Principal Institute and is nominated for NASSP Outstanding Principal
• Texas Heroes Dinner

5. $1,000,000 in Professional Liability Insurance
• No administrator should practice without this protection
• Legal advice/support

6. Add Value to Your School/District
• In today’s economy, administrators have to be outstanding and prove their value
• Develop your team; develop yourself
• Be better at what you do every day

7. Legislative Voice for School Administrators
• Large membership and active involvement in Austin provides for significant legislative influence
• Legislative committee work and legislative updates provide opportunities for practicing administrators to gain direct information

8. Discount on registration for the TASSP Summer Workshop
• $200 off registration for TASSP members 

9. Value-added opportunities to Share Expertise with others
• Present a session at the TASSP Summer Workshop
• Submit an article for consideration for the Texas Study of Secondary Education

10. “Above All, Students First”
• Be part of an association that supports those who serve students.
• Direct involvement in growing our future leaders (TASC and TAFE)
• Know that your membership dollar serves to bring life to our shared vision.