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

41st Annual School Law Seminar March 31, 2015

  • Hours: 6
  • Location: Tennessee Tech University, Roaden University Center, Cookeville, TN
  • Contact: Janice Fox

2015 First to the Top Listening Tour various dates

  • Hours: 2
  • Dates/Locations:
    • May 11, 2015 - Memphis, TN
    • May 12, 2015 - Paris, TN
    • May 14, 2015 - Nashville, TN
    • May 18, 2015 - Shelbyville, TN
    • May 19, 2015 - Jackson, TN
    • May 29, 2015 - Chattanooga, TN
    • June 2, 2015 - Cookeville, TN
    • June 3, 2015 - Knoxville, TN
    • June 4, 2015 - Greeneville, TN
  • Contact: Drew Jacobs
  • Register Online

Adding Check-In/Check-Out System of Behavior Supports to Your RTI2 Efforts February 6, 2015

Bullying, Harassment and Hazing: Policy and Best Practices various dates

  • Locations:
    • March 3, 2015, Nashville
    • March 4, 2015, Morristown
    • March 17, 2015, Jackson
  • Hours: 4
  • Contact: Kimberly Daubenspeck

Classroom Management Practices that Score Big on TEAM June 11, 2015

Comprehensive Connections Across the Content AreasFebruary 3, 2015

  • Location: Martin Center: Turner Hall D, Nashville, TN
  • Hours: 3
  • Contact: Zach McPeters

Foundation of Quality Tier 1 Instruction June 8-9, 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

Innovative Leaders Institute various dates

Leader U June 20, 2015

Lessons in Workplace Relationships various Dates

  • Locations:
    • February 18, 2015, Morristown
    • February 20, 2015, Jackson
    • March 2, 2015, Nashville
  • Hours: 4
  • Contact: Kimberly Daubenspeck

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

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

Mid-Cumberland Data Consortia September 2014 - April 2015

  • Location: Mid-Cumberland Office
  • Hours: 5
  • Contact: Vicky B. Smith

National Alternative Education Association (NAEA) Annual Conference March 27-29, 2015

  • Location: Sawgrass Marriott, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
  • Hours: 18
  • Contact: Lee Farris

Partners in Education ConferenceJanuary 27-29, 2015

PBIS Model School Training various dates

  • Cohort 1:
    • August 7, 2014
    • September 25, 2014
    • October 23, 2014
    • November 20, 2014
  • Cohort 2:
    • January 8, 2015
    • January 22, 2015
    • February 12, 2015
    • February 26, 2015
  • Location: Jackson
  • Hours: 28

Powerful Instructional Coaching various dates

  • Location:
    • March 23, 2015: Carl Perkins Civic Center, Jackson, TN
    • March 24, 2015: The Martin Center, Nashville, TN
    • March 25, 2015: The Lighthouse, Knoxville, TN
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Rene Diamond

Principal Academyvarious dates

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

Project Zero MemphisJanuary 17, 2015

  • Location: Dogwood Elementary School
  • Hours: 4
  • Contact: Heather Fisher

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

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

Restorative Practices February 11-12, 2015

RTI2: District Reflection and Planning Workshop various dates

Safe and Secure Schools - A Balanced Approach various dates

  • January 14, 2015
    • Location: Double Tree Hotel and Conference Center, Memphis, TN
    • Hours: 6
    • Contact: Dennis Lewis
  • January 15, 2015
    • Location: Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Nashville, TN
    • Hours: 6
    • Contact: Dennis Lewis
  • January 16, 2015
    • Location: Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center, Knoxville, TN
    • Hours: 6
    • Contact: Dennis Lewis

School Counselor and Administrator Leadership Institute March 8-10, 2015

  • Location: Embassy Suite, Murfreesboro, TN
  • Hours: March 8: 3
  • Hours: March 9-10: 11
  • Hours: March 8-10: 14
  • Contact: Lori Paisley

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

School Leadership Briefing September 2014 - May 2015

School Leadership Coaching Strategies (4 sessions) January 6, 13, 20, 27, 2015

  • Location: Humes Prep. Academy Middle School, Memphis, TN
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Lisa D. Henry

School Team Training Series various dates

  • Available Dates
    • June 10-12, 17-19, and 24-26, 2014
    • September 26, 27 and October 4, 2014
    • January 24, 30, 21, 2015
  • Location: Various regional
  • Hours: 30
  • Contact: Tiffany McDole

Signs and Symptoms of Substance Abuse various dates

  • Locations:
    • February 18, 2015, Morristown
    • February 20, 2015, Jackson
    • March 2, 2015, Nashville
  • Hours: 4
  • Contact: Kimberly Daubenspeck

Simplifying Response to Intervention: Maximizing Success for Teachers and Students March 6, 2015

  • Location: Tennessee Education Association Building at 801 2nd Avenue North, Nashville, TN 37201
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Cheryl Richardson

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

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

Tennessee Educational Technology Association (TETA), East and MiddleMarch 5, 2015

  • Location East TN: Sarah Simpson Professional Development Center
  • Location Middle TN: MTSU Education Building
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Marla Phillips

Tennessee Educational Technology Association (TETA), West January 20, 2015

Tier 2 Strategies for Supporting Behaviorally "At Risk" Students - Or, Strategies to Keep Johnny from Coming to My Office! March 27, 2015

TAASE Spring Drive-In Legal Conference April 2, 2015

  • Location: Airport Marriott, Nashville, TN
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: David Brown

TASCD Summer Institute June 18-19, 2015

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

TN IDA's Annual Rise Conference: 2nd Southern Regional Conference April 17-18, 2015

  • Location: Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN
  • Hours: 7
  • Contact: Erin Alexander
Last Update: April 6, 2015