Developed by

Dr. Kip Sullivan

Sul Ross State University,

Alpine, TX


Miguel Barrandey - Principal, Balmorbea HS

Doug Bawcom - Principal, Sonora HS

Tootsie Farris - Principal, Ft. Hancock HS

Tommy Gibson - Principal, Elbo ES, Forsan ISD

Steven McCarn - Field Service Agent, Region XV

Tom Ornelas - Instructional Facilitator, Clint ISD

Lonnie Powell - Principal, Sudderth ES, Monabans ISD

Margaret Ramirez - Director Elementary Personnel, San Angelo ISD

Jasminka Speer - Teacher, Ft. Hancock ISD

Randy Speer - Assistant Principal, Ft. Hancock HS

Ty Watkins - Principal, Tatom ES, Monabans ISD





This project is created to be an interactive addition to the Team Self-Assessment Kit published by the Texas Association of School Boards. To purchase the kit you may contact the Texas Association of School Boards @ Leadership Team Services 1-800- 580-8272.


Based upon 5 topics, choose an appropriate board development tool.

This continuing education plan is set up to simulate a web-site.


If you would like a copy of this file, email Lonnie Powell:


Download the Microsoft Word 2000 version direct from Ed 7321 Dossier








-Team Player Style Survey

-The Leadership Series

-Basics of Developing Mission, Vision and Values Statements

- Score and then read information on team player styles.

- Creating a Compelling Vision. Leadership, Culture, and Change.




-Continuing Education (Tier 3)

-Developing Board-Superintendent Team Operating Procedures

-Effective Approaches to District-wide Planning

-Roles and responsibilities

  • The role of the Board President
  • Policies for Evaluating the Superintendent
  • Effective meeting management
  • MORE




    -The Board's Role in the Budget Process

    -72 Hours (VideoPart I )

    -The Second Half: Going Deep into the Texas Open Meetings Act (Video-Part II)

    -A Call to Service (Video)

    - Understanding the budget and how it is to be evaluated by the board members.

    - In depth coverage of the do's and don'ts for school board members and superintendent through situational role playing.

    - Designed to inform community and school board candidates of the role and purpose of the school board.




  • Developing and Marketing the Schoolís Image
  • - Building and Sustaining a Vision for Your School

    (Quality School Leaders Professional Standards Series)

    - Designed for presentation to principals but may be changed to meet the needs of the school board.

    - Designed for presentation to principals but may be changed to meet the needs of the school board.




    - Texas Lonestar Magazine, A Matter of Trust

    - Teambuilding (TIER 2): Eight Ways to Build a Stronger Team

    - Identifying Clear Expectations and Standards for Superintendent Evaluation


    - This workshop uses the districtís goals and other team concerns to develop superintendent performance goals for the upcoming year. MORE