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School leaders attend annual Superintendents Meeting at WC

Dr. Farmer at Superintendents meeting
 
 
Representatives from 16 public school districts and one private school attended the third annual Superintendents Meeting at Weatherford College on Friday.Superintendent meeting
 
Duane Durrett, WC Dean of Community Educa-
tion, organized the event which reaches out to all districts within WC’s five-county service area of Parker, Hood, Palo Pinto, Wise and Jack counties.

 

 

Above: WC President Dr. Tod Allen Farmer greets attendants as they arrive as the annual Superintendents Meeting at Weatherford College on Friday, Oct. 19. 

“Each year we try to give information that is new from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and TEA to help the school districts and build partnerships,” Durrett said. “The response has been excellent. We have great turnout. We hear ideas on how we can better serve those schools.”

Christine HubbardDr. Christine Hubbard, president of the North Texas Community College Consortium, addressed CCMR (College, Career and Military Reediness) and CTE (Career Technical Education) during the general session.  

Then, the school district representatives participated in breakout session for counselors, principals and superintendents on dual credit.

“I am extremely impressed with the quality work that our superintendents, principals and counselors are doing throughout the region,” said WC President Dr. Tod Allen Farmer. “Through their collective hard work and the hard work of thousands of dynamic teachers, our region of the great state of Texas is quickly becoming an education destination.”
  WC Superintendent Presentation.pptx