Assistant Principals Committee

Chair: Shonda Thompson, Assistant Principal, MacArthur High School, Irving

Purpose

  • To create a forum for assistant principals
  • To provide input regarding Association services to assistant principal membership
  • To provide input to staff for workshops/conferences and publications
  • To facilitate sessions at workshops/conferences
  • To promote membership among secondary school assistant principals
  • To encourage membership to present sessions at workshops and submit articles for publication
  • Assist APs in exploring methods of restructuring schools and promote concepts in Turning Points and Breaking Ranks

Committee Membership

  • Ten members with Chair (Chair serve on the Instructional Leadership Committee)

Activities

  • Identify specific needs of assistant principals
  • Provide input to staff for workshops/conferences and publications
  • Develop both immediate and long range plans for TASSP

Strategies

  • Develop special information mailings for TASSP assistant principals
  • Establish subcommittees to address specific concerns of assistant principals
  • Plan sessions for Assistant Principals Workshop

Meeting Dates

  • This Committee meets during the TASSP Assistant Principals Workshop

No funds are budgeted for committee meetings held during the TASSP Summer Workshop, Assistant Principal Workshop and the Fall Summit. The President will authorize in writing with a copy sent to the Executive Director any committee to meet other than at the above times.