You are invited to participate in the Learning for a “Change” Spring Summit XII at the Crown Plaza Hotel – Austin Central, Austin, Texas, February 5-6, 2018. The Summit will provide opportunities for educators to receive updates and strategies in the areas of Parent & Family Engagement and School Support.

Join us at the 2018 Learning for a “Change” Spring Summit

Day 1 - Monday, February 5, 2018:  Parent and Family Engagement
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Continental breakfast, lunch, and breaks provided

This day will include an Opening Keynote with Cory Green, TEA and 12 Breakout Sessions.  Breakouts will include TEA and ESSA Updates from TEA Staff, Bullying-David’s Law, Diversity, Parent University, and Regular, Two-Way Communication with Parents.

Day 2 - Tuesday, February 6, 2018:  School Support
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Continental breakfast, lunch, and breaks provided

John Wink - Transformational Leadership:  Turning Ordinary Schools into Institutions of Excellence

These two days will be informative, thought-provoking, challenging, and encouraging. For an extended session description visit There will be opportunities for networking including a hospitality reception Monday, February 5th, 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., includes beverages and snacks. Make plans now to attend this professional development opportunity. We look forward to seeing you at Austin in February 2018!


    Terri Stafford
    Statewide Parent and Family Engagement Initiative (PFE)
    Region 16 Education Service Center