NETABSE Middle School Conference (February 3, 2023)

Keynote Speakers:

  • Cynthia Tyous – Family Engagement Specialist & Author (Liberty-Eylau ISD)
  • Kendrick Smith – Principal (Texarkana Arkansas Middle School)

Session Presenters: 

  • Dr. Melba Foster – A World of Careers in Education
  • Bettie Lynn Stark and Melissa Warren – What’s Next: Life after High School
  • Derrick McGary and Texas High School Student Council –  VOTE: The Campaign of Life
  • Alonza Allen Mitchell – The “Me” That Nobody Knows
  • Ronald Makaramba – How Techy Are You?
  • Michael Rhodes – ABC’s of Finance: Edward Jones Financial
  • Beverly Shanno – Getting Involved: The Place Where Student Power Exists

NETABSE End of the Year/Officer Installation
(May 26, 2022 @ Texas A&M University-Texarkana)

NETABSE Middle School Virtual Conference (February 4, 2022)

  • Lee Williams III, NETABSE President – Conference introduction
  • TAMUT Path and crowned Jewels Students – Activity I
  • Latoyia McGary – Session I: Setting Goals And Self-Empowerment
  • TAMUT Path And Crowned Jewels Students – Activity II
  • Bettie Stark – Session II: What’s Next? Life After High School
  • TAMUT Path And Crowned Jewels Students – Closing Activity
  • Ronnie Thompson, NETABSE President-Elect – Closing Remarks

NETABSE 3rd Annual Administrators Symposium (October 2, 2021)

Symposium Speakers:

  • Emily Cutrer— Texas A&M University-Texarkana President. Spoke about leading during challenging times.
  • Teresa Robinson —Liberty-Eylau Early Education Center Principal. Spoke about making the jump into administration.
  • Sherri Penix — Texarkana Independent School District (TISD) Chief Innovation Officer. Spoke about campus culture and improvement.
  • Cherry Ross Gooden, Keynote Speaker — Texas Alliance of Black School Educators (TABSE) Higher Education Commission Chair. Spoke about how leaders can reset growth beyond the COVID-19 pandemic.

NETABSE Middle School Virtual Conference (February 2, 2021)


  • Lee Williams III, Director Educational Opportunity Center at Texarkana College
    • Lessons Learned From TikTok
  • Bettie Lynn Stark, Associate Principal for College & Career Readiness at Texarkana ISD
    • Session I – What’s Next?: Life After High School
  • Shasta Hanson, Teacher at Texarkana ISD
    • Session II – The Balancing Act
  • Activities:
    • Texarkana College, Black Student Association (BSA)
    • Texas A&M University-Texarkana, Personal Achievement Through Help (PATH) and Creating and Reclaiming Opportunities for Women Nationally (CROWN)

2020 NETABSE Fall Symposium- Speaker Mrs. Liliana Luna


  • Liliana Luna, Making the Jump to Administration Session
    Nash Elementary Assistant Principal, Texas Independent School District (TISD)

2020 NETABSE Fall Symposium- Speaker Mr. Jarkeb Goff


  • Jake Goff, Campus Culture and Improvement Session
    Coordinator of School Improvement Region 8 Educational Service Center

2020 NETABSE Fall Symposium- Speaker Dr. Kimberly McLeod


  • Dr. Kimberly McLeod, Keynote Speaker
    Dean of the College of Education and Human Resources at Texas A&M University-Commerce and Past President of Texas Alliance of Black School Educators (TABSE)

2020 NETABSE Fall Symposium- Speaker Mr. Donald Nelson


  • I. Donald Nelson, Leading During Challenging Times Session
    Retired School Administrator and Radio Host

NETABSE 2nd Annual Leadership Symposium Introduction

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