TASL Professional Learning

Administrators in positions required to earn TASL credit must earn 28 hours of TASL credit every two years. Below you will find a list of professional learning events granting TASL credit that are aligned to the Tennessee Instructional Leadership Standards (TILS). New professional learning opportunities with open enrollment are posted as they are approved. You will find enrollment and/or facilitator contact information listed with each event. The TASL office must receive attendance records from the event organizer in order to credit TASL hours to participants’ records. Individuals cannot request credit for events.

Events for TASL Credit

20th Annual TNSRO Training Conference June 15-17, 2015

Ayers Institute Instructional Coaching Academy June 23-24, 2015

Big Idea Thinking: Importance of Learning in a Changing WorldJune 12, 2015

  • Location: Sarah Simpson Center, Knoxville, TN
  • Hours: 3
  • Contact: Jena Collins

Classroom Management Practices that Score Big on TEAM various dates

Developing Facilitation and Presentation Skills for Effective Leadership:  July 23, 2015

  • Location: Cumberland University's Satellite Campus in Mt. Juliet
  • Hours: 6
  • Contact: Gaye Hawks

Education Leadership Institute:  June 10-12, 2015

  • Location: Fall Creek Falls State Park
  • Hours: 12
  • Contact: Janice Fox

Ensuring Student Success through Research-Based Vocabulary Building Strategies

  • Dates/Location
    • October 13, 2015, Riverwood Church of Christ, Nashville, TN
    • February 19, 2016 (location TBD)
    • June 16, 2016 (location TBD)
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Jennifer Butterworth
  • Register Online

Ensuring Student Success through Standards-Based Instructional Goals and Formative Assessments

Facilitating Student Success Through Rigorous & Robust Academic Conversations

  • Dates/Location:
    • October 23, 2015, Riverwood Church of Christ, Nashville, TN
    • January 29, 2016 (location TBD)
    • June 15, 2016 (location TBD)
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Jennifer R. Butterworth
  • Register Online

First TN CORE Office Summer Regional PD Sessions July 8, 15 and 22, 2015

Got Data? Now What? Blended Learning Book Study June-July, 2015

  • Location: Martin Professional Development Center & online platforms
  • Hours: 8
  • Contact: Margie Johnson

Growing the Green: Building Tier 1 of School-wide Positive Behavior Support June 15-16, 2015

High School Leadership for Academic Improvement, Part I various dates - June 2015

High School Leadership for Academic Improvement, Part II various dates - July 2015

Innovative Leaders Institute 6 dates in 2015-16

Leader U June 20, 2015

Martin Institute Conference: Heart and Soul of Teaching June 9-10, 2015

  • Location: Presbyterian Day School, Memphis
  • Hours: 11
  • Contact: Laura Dearman

Principal Academy various dates

  • Location: Carter and Hawkins Counties
  • Hours: 21
  • Contact: Mia Hyde

Principal Leadership Strategies for Promoting Teacher Data Use June 9, 2015

READ Conference: Read to Succeed July 16, 2015

Resilience, Persistence and Grit: Non-cognitive factors leading to academic success and postsecondary enrollment various dates

  • Dates/Locations:
    • May 19, 2015 Knoxville, TN
    • May 20, 2015 Kingsport, TN
    • May 22, 2015 Cookeville, TN
  • Hours: 6
  • Contact: Terry Lashley, SouthEast Educational, Inc.

RTI2: District Reflection and Planning Workshop various dates

School Finance Workshop various dates

School Finance, with Related School Law for Principals, Assistant Principals & Administrative Assistants

School Finance, with Related School Law for Principals, Assistant Principals & Administrative Assistants, Part I various dates

  • Location: Various sites
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: David Huss

School Finance, with Related School Law for Principals, Assistant Principals & Administrative Assistants, Part II various dates

  • Location: Various sites
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: David Huss

School Finance, with Related School Law for Principals, Assistant Principals & Administrative Assistant, - Customized to address specific needs of school systems various dates

  • Location: Various sites
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: David Huss

Schools and Community Partnerships: Building Bridges to Combat Delinquency (IATDP), October 25-27, 2015

  • Hours: 16
  • Location: Downtown Sheraton, Memphis
  • Contact: Ron Pope

TEAM Rubric Norming: Focusing on Effective Practice, Evidence Analysis, and Post Conferencing June 8, 2015 Cancelled

Tennessee Arts Academy: Arts Leadership, Administration, and Assessment July 12-17, 2015

Tennessee Association of Middle Schools (TAMS) Annual Summer Conference June 10-11, 2015

  • Location: Wilderness Resort & Convention Center, Sevierville, TN
  • Hours: 9
  • Contact: Jay Wormsley

TASCD Summer Institute June 18-19, 2015

  • Location: Park Vista Hotel, Gatlinburg, TN
  • Hours: 14
  • Contact: Geeta McMillan

Tier 2 Strategies for Supporting Behaviorally At Risk Students - or, Strategies to Keep Johnny from Coming to My Office!

TRIAD Administrator Academy

  • Dates/Locations:
    • July 8-9, 2015: Hamblen County Dept. of Ed.
    • July 12-14, 2015: Teacher Center, Sumner County
    • July 16-17, 2015: The Parsons Center, UT Martin
  • Hours: 12
  • Contact: Sarah Blumberg

Working with Young People strand of the College Access Project June 9-August 2, 2015 and January 4-February 28, 2016

Last Update: June 9, 2015