Teachers and Social Media

Teachers and Social Media

When I went to my very first new teacher orientation training in 2003, the assistant principal running the show advised all of us rookies to be careful when drinking adult beverages in restaurants.  It’s just awkward to run into a kid and their family with a beer in...
TASB’s Back Live with ED311!

TASB’s Back Live with ED311!

Texas schools have seen significant changes in the last year and, based on changes from the 87th Legislative Session, several more will be implemented in the very near future. Like most school district staff, you’ve probably been more focused on getting ready to start...
Battleground or School Playground?

Battleground or School Playground?

Speaking via Zoom to anxious parents, one Austin ISD principal pleaded to his audience by saying, “Don’t make the battleground for wearing or not wearing a mask [our] elementary school.”  This admonishment did little to prevent the chat from blowing up in response....