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Summer Clinic

Empowering Ed Tech Leaders . . . for today and tomorrow!

2022 TETL Summer Clinic 

June 22 - 23, 2022 

Kalahari Resort and Conference Center

Round Rock, TX


See the full 2022 TETL Clinic program on Sched.

2022 Key Note Speakers

Dr. Joe Sanfelippo is the Superintendent of the Fall Creek School District in Fall Creek, WI, home of the Fall Creek Crickets. The Fall Creek School District was named an Innovative District in 2016 and 2017 by the International Center for Leadership in Education. Joe holds a BA in Elementary and Early Childhood Education, an MS in Educational Psychology, an MS in Educational Leadership, and a Ph.D. in Leadership, Learning, and Service. Joe has authored multiple books Hacking Leadership: 10 Ways Great Leaders Inspire Learning That Teachers, Students, and Parents Love and his latest Lead From Where You Are: Building Intention, Connection, and Direction in our schools. He was selected as 1 of 117 Future Ready Superintendents in 2014 and 1 of 50 Superintendents as a Personalized Learning Leader by the US Department of Education in 2016. Education Dive named Joe their National Superintendent of the Year in 2019.


Dr. Jill Siler served as the Superintendent of Gunter ISD for nearly ten years and now serves as the Deputy Executive Director for Professional Learning for the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA). Jill has been serving as an educator for 25 years, beginning her career as a high school social studies teacher and coach before she became a campus and district leader. Jill has a passion for impacting others and has been a frequent speaker to teachers and leaders alike. Jill’s first book, Thrive Through the Five, was released in 2020, and focuses on how to thrive through the most challenging seasons. Dr. Jill Siler served as the Superintendent of Gunter ISD for nearly ten years and now serves as the Deputy Executive Director for Professional Learning for the Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA).

Pre-Conference Technical Workshops--Tuesday, June 21

Cybersecurity Workshop - Frankie Jackson - Tuesday, June 21, 20229:00-4:00

This Cybersecurity workshop will showcase the fundamental requirements and provide the tools and areas to focus on when developing or improving your Cybersecurity program. Key objectives in the workshop include examining the big picture cybersecurity landscape, assessing the various types of cybersecurity training and certifications, analyzing Texas cybersecurity legislative requirements, dissecting the CoSN Trusted Learning Environment (TLE) and Texas/NIST Cybersecurity frameworks, conducting a risk assessment, working through an incident response action plan, and developing a cybersecurity plan for your district.

All Things Google Workshop - Hays CISD/Kincaid IT - Tuesday, June 21, 2022,1:00-4:00

Kincaid IT and Hays CISD will discuss lessons learned in their Google Workspace audit, why other schools should consider an audit, and actionable outcomes based on the results of the audit.  Session will also look at managing storage in Google Workspace and look at steps system administrators need to take before Google storage changes take place on July 1.

Incident Response Workshop - Deer Park/Layer3 Communication - Tuesday, June 21, 2022, 1:00-4:00

Join Layer 3 Communications’ information security experts and Deer Park ISD as they discuss the techniques used by an active ransomware group in their malicious activities. The discussion will include history, terms, and techniques of the hacker group, as well as a live demonstration of their effectiveness."

Data Privacy Agreement Workshop - Greg Grimes - Tuesday, June 21, 20221:00-4:00

Learn about the National and Texas Data Privacy Agreements in this Clinic session. Hear about the Access for Learning organization and the release of the updated National Data Privacy Agreement (NDPA) and the Student Data Privacy Consortium (SDPC).

Learn how to use the Texas Data Privacy Agreement (TX DPA), access the data privacy portal and post agreements. Also listen in on how Texas Education Technology Leaders (TETL) are using the NDPA and creating an addendum to the NDPA to specially address requirements at the Texas state level.

If you have questions about TETL sponsorships or would like to be a sponsor for the next TETL event, please email Mel Forehand at for more information. 

TETL Silent Auction

Our annual silent auction raised more than $5,000 for student scholarships. Thank you to all our donors and participants for your support!




TETL  Refund Policy

Unless specifically stated on registration materials, the deadline to receive a refund for your registration is 14 calendar days before the event. (May 28, 2019). Registration cancellations received prior to the deadline may be eligible to receive a refund, less a $25 service fee. Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund. Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event. Cancellations will be accepted in writing only and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline. Refund requests must include the name of the attendee and/or transaction number. Substitutions for registrations will be accepted if authorized in writing by the original registrant.

Consent to Use of Photographic Images

Registration and attendance at, or participation in, TETL meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to TETL's use and distribution (now and in the future) of the registration or attendee's images or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audio tapes of such events and activities. unless you inform TETL that you object, permission is assumed.