ECET² stands for Elevating and Celebrating Effective Teaching and Teachers.
It is a national campaign supported by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to help teachers grow, collaborate, and lead.
ECET² Texarkana is a regional convening of the national campaign that aims to provide a network of support and collaboration to teaching professionals in Texarkana, Texas and Arkansas and its regional areas.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
You can contact us with questions at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I update my registration information?
Yes, you can update your registration iformation, but please email us at email@example.com to let us know of any changes.
How do I attend this event?
Invitees are selected based on a number of criteria, such as leadership qualities/responsibilities, eagerness for personal and professional growth, recommendation from peers, administrators, and/or previous attendees, and self-nomination.
Why was I not invited?
There are only 150 spots for the numerous amazing educators in the Texarkana regional area. Not everyone who is qualified will be able to attend as we are limited in space.
What am I required to bring to the event and do while there?
Yourself! Wi-fi is available, and we encourage attendees to tweet, blog, and share their experiences on social media. This benefits our peers in education who were unable to attend at this time. While you're here, enjoy the food, beverages, professional development, and professional/personal relationships you form. While business cards are not required, they are encouraged as they are an excellent way to netowrk with fellow teacher leaders and attendees.
What should I wear?
Friday's dress is business casual. There will be a nice dinner on Friday night, so transition outfits are a great idea. There are facilites in which to change and/or freshen up. Saturday is classroom casual.