Texas School Safety Conference

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday, July 16, 2020
Virtual Conference

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM THIS VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE

During this one-day event, the Texas School Safety Center will highlight the most relevant topics addressing school safety such as school reopening considerations, updates on the implementation of the Texas Safe and Supportive Schools Program, and mental health considerations for schools. The Commissioner of Education, Mike Morath, Chief of the Texas Division of Emergency Management, Nim Kidd, and Carly Posey, will serve as featured speakers during the conference.

Be ready to be part of a remarkable learning experience and prepare to “expand your school safety net.”

Experience a Breadth of Insights

We’re here to help support your planning and recovery efforts, as we move forward during this unparalleled and uncharted time. Together, we are stronger.

REGISTRATION

Registration for the 2020 Texas School Safety Virtual Conference is free and open to all who want to further support and improve school safety.

The 2020 Texas School Safety Virtual Conference will be provided through the Zoom online meeting/webinar platform.

To pre-install the Zoom meeting/webinar software click Download Zoom Desktop Client for Meetings, or click the following link to watch a video tutorial on how to join a Zoom meeting.

Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) Credit

ATTENTION Law Enforcement Officers: TCOLE credit will not be offered for this virtual conference. The Texas School Safety Center will not be providing a certificate of participation.

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) Credit

CPE credit will not be offered for this virtual conference. The Texas School Safety Center will not be providing a certificate of participation.

AGENDA HIGHLIGHTS

  • 9:00 AM

    Welcome: Kathy Martinez-Prather, Ph.D, Director of the Texas School Safety Center

    Opening Remarks: Commissioner Mike Morath, Texas Education Agency

    General Session: Carly Posey, I Love U Guys Foundation

  • 11:00 AM – 3:30 PM

    Breakout Sessions

  • 3:30 PM

    Closing Remarks: Chief Nim Kidd, Texas Division of Emergency Management

  • 4:00 PM

    Adjourn

For more information about the Texas School Safety Virtual Conference contact Cynthia J. Arredondo at cj19@txstate.edu.