Association of Texas Professional Educators
Association of Texas Professional Educators

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Public schools are uniquely positioned to serve students in special populations, even during a pandemic. Panelists from the Texas Association for the Gifted and Talented (TAGT) and the Texas Council of Administrators of Special Education (TCASE) discuss strategies educators and parents can use to collaborate and serve these student populations during this challenging time. Moderated by TCASE Director of Governmental Relations Kristin McGuire, the panel features:

• Debbie Smith, M.Ed., San Marcos Consolidated ISD, TAGT Board President
• Monica Willis, Fort Bend ISD Parent, TAGT Board Parent Representative
• Anna Smith, Leander ISD Parent, PTA Council President
• Shelley Copple, Leander High School, Special Education Teacher

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