TASC and NHS/NJHS Advisor Workshop
Sept. 24 & 25, 2017 | Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, San Marcos
National Honor Society & Texas Association of Student Councils
You will walk away with:
Rooms may be reserved at conference rates through the Hotel link.
2016 TASC and NHS/NJHS Advisor Workshop
Take advantage of the opportunity to hear Brené Brown in person. Brené’s reputation as a speaker is built on her ability to explore difficult topics with tremendous honesty, warmth, and humor. She is a thought-leader, researcher, and storyteller with the rare ability to both inspire audiences and leave them with actionable change strategies. Watch one of Brené's conversations with Oprah here.
Phil Boyte offers school culture keynotes and workshops that compel audiences to care for themselves, one another, and the world around them. Phil’s curiosity and heart for young people consistently keep his presentations relevant to issues of today. Phil works with educators to set a tone for inspiration and engagement for the entire school year. Take advantage of breakouts and a keynote from the author of School Culture by Design.
Learn from Dr. Michelle McGrath, Executive Director of the Wisconsin Association of Student Councils as she leads you through both practical and innovation ideas to establish a strong student council.
Honor Society Strand
Gain sound expertise from Texas experts on student leadership and leadership classes as well as school culture and climate.
New advisors: We have special training just for you also.
Attend as a school leadership team: Invite your principal as well as other class and club advisors — take your leadership team! Honor Society members can create a profile and register online or can use the form link below. Student Council members who are active may register online. Those without a current membership may use the paper form but will also need to join TASC.
QUICK LINKS: (Onsite Registration is also available on the day of the workshop.)
Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center: 1001 E McCarty Lane, San Marcos TX 78666 | Phone: 512-392-6450 | Register by using the link above.
Conference Rate: $142 for a king with sofa bed or a double suite (two queen size beds) with sofa bed. All suites have a sofa bed, a mini frig, and a microwave. Parking is free. A spa is on site at the Embassy Suites, and attending advisors will receive a 15% discount at the spa. Rooms must be reserved by September 5, to guarantee the group rate. After September 5, the hotel will make efforts to provide the group rate if rooms are available.
Register by September 6 for discounted early bird registration of $120 (guarantees lunch on September 12). Late or onsite registration after September 6 is $130. If your registration payment is not paid or postmarked by September 6, you will need to pay the onsite rate and go to the onsite line. Please be aware that by registering online you are guaranteeing payment.
Lunch is guaranteed ONLY for those who register by September 19 as we must order exact numbers of lunches. A few additional lunch tickets will be available at a first come, first served basis Saturday morning. Enjoy our complimentary reception the afternoon of September 24.
Wondering what to wear? The meeting is business casual or casual. We are among friends. Remember that hotel temperatures vary. Layers may be a good idea.
(Please note: NHS spells adviser with an "er" please excuse discrepancies in spelling.)
Submit a Presentation Proposal: See links above. Presentations are needed for both student council and honor societyl.
Attendees and exhibitors may submit a proposal to present a breakout or a table share:
Table shares are fifteen minute presentation given three times during which you facilitate a discussion on your topic.
Breakout proposals are 45 minute formal presentations. A free registration is provided for advisors whose breakout presentation is accepted.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
If you already have an active TASC account, sign in using your e-mail address as the Username.
Plan now for the year ahead!