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Baker Pattillo Student Center Map
PowerPoint Presentation: 60x30TX Overview **New**
Handout: 60x30TX Data **New**
Handout: Tyler Area Partnership 4 Education
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9:30 a.m. Registration (Pre-function Area)
10:00 a.m. Welcoming Remarks (Twilight Ballroom)
David D. Teuscher, M.D., Secretary of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
(THECB), will provide vision for Texas higher education.
10:15 a.m. 60x30TX Overview; Questions and Answers (Twilight Ballroom)
David W. Gardner, Ph.D., Deputy Commissioner for Academic Planning and
Policy/Chief Academic Officer, Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, will
provide an overview of the new Texas higher education strategic plan, 60x30TX, and
address questions from workshop participants.
10:45 a.m. Panel Discussion (Twilight Ballroom)
Steven Bullard, Ph.D., Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Stephen F.
Austin State University; Marty Crawford, Ed.D., Superintendent of Tyler Independent
School District; Trey Henderson, Owner, Henderson Mineral, Inc.; and Ed Pool, Vice
President/Associate Broker, Charles Pool Real Estate, Inc., will respond to the goals of
the new higher education plan and will discuss how school/college/business/community
collaboration and related efforts are critical for achieving the goals of 60x30TX in
the Southeast and Upper East Higher Education Regions.
11:15 a.m. Breakout Sessions: Concurrent Discussions on Goals One and Two
Workshop participants will discuss strategies to achieve the Educational Attainment
and Completion goals of 60x30TX.
12:30 p.m. Lunch and Keynote Speaker (Grand Ballroom)
The Honorable Travis Clardy, Texas House of Representatives, District 11, will speak
about the educational needs of the Southeast and Upper East Higher Education
1:45 p.m. Breakout Sessions: Concurrent Discussions on 60x30TX Goals Three and
Four (Breakout Rooms)
Workshop participants will discuss strategies to achieve the Marketable Skills and
Student Debt goals of 60x30TX.
3:00 p.m. Summary of Breakout Sessions (Twilight Ballroom)
Workshop participants will identify key strategies and next steps for achieving the
goals of 60x30TX.
3:30 p.m. Adjournment