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TASB Talks

Sep 11, 2019

Texas has one of the highest percentages of English language learners in the country at 18%. How can we best support this population? Do schools have the resources they need to serve them? What is the difference between bilingual education and English as a second language? We chat about these questions and more...


Aug 21, 2019

In 2018, education had the highest number of ransomware attacks of any industry. What can school districts do right now to prevent cyber attacks? We chat with Lucas Anderson, privacy and cyber risk consultant for TASB Risk Management Services, about cybersecurity basics and how to prevent costly mistakes. 

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Aug 7, 2019

txEDCON19, the TASA | TASB Convention, will take place September 20–22 in Dallas. Listen to learn more from the event organizers about preconference activities, keynote speakers, and exciting highlights. Visit http://www.tasa.tasb.org for more details on Convention.

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Jul 24, 2019

TASB Senior Attorney Sarah Orman joins us to discuss student privacy. What are the laws regarding student vs. parent privacy? How can districts balance the need for student privacy with school safety?

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Jul 12, 2019

From the archives: We interviewed Aldine ISD Superintendent Dr. LaTonya Goffney and long-time board member Dr. Viola Garcia during the TASA/TASB Convention in September 2018 in Austin. Hear what they have to say about leadership, listening, and putting people first.

Dr. Goffney was the 2017 Superintendent of the Year....