Tennessee Data & Attendance Supervisors

TASL Credit

The Steering Committee is please that the TDOE has approved the TDASC to offer credit for school administrators. Attendees can be approved for up to 14 hours of credit for this conference. When you register for the conference, please mark YES on the TASL credit question and fill out the survey when it is emailed to you. Please make sure you fill out the information correctly when completing the survey.

Registration for Spring TDASC is Now CLOSED

Registration is now closed for the 2018 Spring Tennessee Data and Attendance Supervisors Conference. You may still register onsite once the conference begins. The onsite registration cost will be $205. It will be held at the Embassy Suites in Murfreesboro. The dates of the conference are April 18-20, 2018. 

Hotel Information

The Spring 2018 TDASC will again be held at the Embassy Suites and Conference Center in Murfreesboro. Rooms are available for Wednesday and Thursday nights only at a conference rate of $148 per night plus tax. When making reservations, please reference the code AAS. Currently there are rooms available for Wednesday and Thursday nights (April 18-19). The contact information for the Embassy Suites is:

Embassy Suites
1200 Conference Center Blvd.
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Please note the Embassy Suites is sold out for the conference. Below is a partial list of hotels in Murfreesboro you may want to try. We do not have contract with the hotels so the rates may be different.

  1. Hilton Garden Inn Murfreesboro - 615-225-2345
  2. Residence Inn by Mariott Nashville SE/Murfreesboro - 615-225-9250
  3. Holiday Inn Murfreesboro - 615-751-5300
Names of Attendees


Individuals that registered and received an email confirmation may still pay their registration fee by check or credit card,

  1. Pay for the conference by:
    1. Send a check made payable to Tennessee Attendance Supervisors Steering Committee. PLEASE ATTACH THE PAYMENT FORM WITH THE CHECK. The mailing address will be on the form sent in the email.
    2. Pay with a credit card. Fill out the information below and click the button.

Conference Agenda

On Wednesday, vendors will begin at various times. Listed below are the start times of the vendors that have contacted us. We will add vendor start times as we are contacted:

Aspen/Follett: 10 AM - Broadlands A

Chalkable: 9 AM - Mirabella C

Edupoint/Synergy: 8 AM - Mirabella A

Powerschool: 8 AM - Mirabella B

Skyward:  8 AM - Cambridge AB

Infinite Campus - Broadlands B

Listed below is the TENTATIVE Schedule for the Spring 2018 TDASC Conference

Wednesday, April 18

Vendor Sessions - See start times above

Thursday - April 19

All Sessions in Oakley ABC

8:00-8:10        Welcome

8:10-8:40        Pre K Coding and Attendance - Candace Cook

8:40-9:15        EIS Updates - Melissa Teat

9:15-10:00      FERPA Laws - Christy Ballard

10:00-10:30    SIS/TEDS/Ed-Fi/Enhanced EIS Update - Steven Sanders & Cliff Lloyd

10:30-10:45    Break

10:45-11:30    Testing - Mark Jackson and Dr. Heather Peltier

11:30-12:00    Foster Care/Unaccompanied Youth/Homeless/DCS - Justin Singleton & Alyson Lerma

12:00-1:30      Lunch

1:30-2:30        New Attendance Law - Christy Ballard

2:30-3:00        SPED/504 Attendance (Truancy/Discipline) - Rachel Suppe

3:00-3:15        Break

3:15-4:45        Legislative Updates - Chuck Cagle

Friday, April 20

All General Sessions in Oakley ABC

Vendor Rooms will  be open all day in the rooms listed above.

8:00-9:30        Innovative ideas to Combat Chronic Absenteeism

                               VITAL Program - Sam Brooks (Putnam Co)

                               Combating Absenteeism - David Jordan (Agape) & Dr Angela Hargrave (Shelby Co)

9:30-10:00      Transportation Updates - Maryanne Durski

10:00-10:15    Break

10:15-10:45    Staff Assignment Changes - Laura Booker

10:45-11:30    18-19 EIS and Data Changes - Trish Kelly, Marianne Durski, and Staff

11:30-12:00     Business Meeting