TASC and NHS/NJHS Advisor Workshop
Sept. 24 & 25, 2017 | Embassy Suites Hotel and Conference Center, San Marcos
Note: This is a Sunday/Monday workshop this year.
National Honor Society & Texas Association of Student Councils
You will walk away with:
Rooms may be reserved at conference rates through the Hotel link.
2017 TASC and NHS/NJHS Advisor Workshop
Advisor Workshop Program | Table Share Choices
Take advantage of the opportunity to hear Dr. Tim Elmore in person. Dr. Elmore is a best-selling author and international speaker who uses his expertise on Generations Y and Z to equip educators, coaches, leaders, parents and other adults to impart practical life and leadership skills to young adults that will help them navigate through life. He specializes in helping educators create a thriving, positive school culture. He will speaking about topics in his newest book, MARCHING OFF THE MAP. See his video here about the book and the opportunity to preorder it at a reduced price.
Patrick Maurer is an award-winning motivational speaker and leadership coach with a proven track record of breaking through the everyday noise to transform campuses, communities, and individuals of all ages.
Learn from Paul Branagan, Executive Director of the Massachusestts Association of Student Councils, principal of Middleborough High School, and student council advisor as he leads you through both practical and innovation ideas to establish a strong student council. Check out his tweets here. You would LOVE to have Paul as your principal.
Honor Society Strand
Join Elancia Felder from the national office of NHS/NJHS as she shares the nuts and bolts of a strong honor society program.
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. We also invite honor society advisors to submit breakout and table share proposals. We need your input.
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: $137 for a single. $142 for a double (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.
Register by September 5 for discounted early bird registration of $125 (guarantees lunch on September 24). Late or onsite registration after September 5 is $140. If your registration payment is not paid or postmarked by September 5, 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 5 as we must order exact numbers of lunches. A few additional lunch tickets will be available at a first come, first served basis Sunday 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.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
MONDAY, 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!