CONFERENCE AT A GLANCE: TUESDAY

7:00 am - 8:30 am

Embassy Suites Breakfast Buffet for Registered Hotel Guests

Atrium

7:00 am - 11:00 am

Registration 

Conference Center Foyer

7:30 am - 10:00 am

Sponsor & Vendor Exhibits 

Conference Center Foyer

8:00 am - 8:45 am 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS V

*See breakout sessions tab for presentation details

9:00 am - 9:45 am

PLATINUM SPONSORED FEATURE SESSION

Veramendi Salons E & F

"Leveraging edTPA:  Supporting the Texas Journey of Continuous Improvement"

10:00 am - 10:45 am

Pearson Breakout Session

Spring Lake Salon B

"Pearson Updates:  Texas Educator Certification Exam Development and Texas' edTPA"

11:00 am - 2:30 pm

GENERAL SESSION IV

Veramendi Salons E & F

Plated Lunch

Welcome provided by Emily Garcia, TEA Associate Commissioner

 

 TEA Town Hall Meeting & Texas Education Agency Updates 

Emily Garcia, Associate Commissioner

Mark Olofson, Director of Educator Data and Preparation Program Management

Marilyn Cook, Director of Educator Certification  

Jessica McLoughlin, Director of Educator Standards, Testing, and Preparation

Christie Pogue, Director of Policy Development