Tuesday, October 11, 10:00-11:00 am
Veramendi Salons E & F
Featured Session Speaker
Senior Regional Advocacy Director-West Texas
Raise Your Hand Texas
For the Future - Advocating for the Education Profession
Amy Dodson joined Raise Your Hand Texas in 2019 as the regional advocacy director for West Texas after 28 years in education at both K-12 and higher education levels. Today, she serves as the Senior Regional Advocacy Director – West Texas. As director of instruction at Cisco ISD, she provided guidance in many academic areas, including leading the Raising Blended Learners and Math Innovation Zone initiatives. Throughout her career, Amy has focused on student academic achievement and success while creating programs and systems to support every student at all levels of education. She has served on the Innovators’ Directors Network for The Learning Accelerator and has been a speaker across Texas and beyond, sharing insight into blended learning strategies and student success.