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2019–2020 Elementary School Sessions

PTLA Graduation will be Tuesday, April 14, 2020.

Elementary Teacher Leadership Academy

The Teacher Leadership Academy includes two selected teachers from each participating school in the academy.

It includes:
• Elementary TLA
• Middle School TLA


TLA meets five times during the school year.

  1. Teachers as Leaders
    Sept. 26, 2019 • 8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
  2. Goal-Oriented School, Family, and
    Community Partnerships
    Oct. 24, 2019 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
    This is a collaborative session with the Parent Leadership Academy.
  3. Collaboration and Communication
    Dec. 5, 2019 • 8:30 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
  4. School and Board of Education Relations
    Jan. 16, 2020 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
    This is a collaborative session with the Parent Leadership Academy.
  5. Supporting Connected School Communities
    March 12, 2020 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
    This is a collaborative session with the Parent Leadership Academy

All Sessions will be held at the Bryant Conference Center.

Elementary Parent Leadership Academy

The Elementary Parent Leadership Academy includes two selected parents from each participating school in the academy.


It includes:
• Elementary PLA (EPLA)
• Hispanic PLA (HPLA)
• Pre-K PLA (PKPLA)
• Middle School PLA (MPLA)


PLA meets six times during the school year.

  1. Parents as Leaders 
    Sept. 26, 2019 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
  2. Goal-Oriented School, Family, and
    Community Partnerships
    Oct. 24, 2019 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
    This is a collaborative session with the Teacher Leadership Academy.
  3. Helping Your Child Achieve Academic Success
    Dec. 5, 2019 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
  4. School and Board of Education Relations 
    Jan 16, 2020 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
    This is a collaborative session with the Teacher Leadership Academy
  5. Safe and Healthy Schools
    Feb. 13, 2020 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
  6. Supporting Connected School Communities
    March 12, 2020 • 5:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m.

All Sessions will be held at the Bryant Conference Center.

240 Paul W. Bryant Drive, Tuscaloosa AL