Joseph Ferguson

Licenses and Certifications
Texas Educators Certificate: Superintendent
Texas Educators Certificate: EC-12 Principal
Texas Educators Certificate: Composite Social Studies, 8-12
Certified TTESS Appraiser
Google Certified Trainer
Quality Matters Certified
Grow an Anti-Racist Environment Training
Develop a Growth Mindset Training
Best Practices in Online Teaching Training
Unlocking Cava for Education Training
The Synchronous Classroom: Teaching Tools and Pedagogy for Online Teaching and Learning Training and Certification
Readiness: How to Incorporate Student Success and College Readiness Skills into Your Course Design Training and Certification

20 years in Education, 11 of which were engaged in mentoring or counseling administrators.

Public School, Private School, Rural, Mid-size, Large urban district

Teacher / Lead Teacher – 9 years
Assistant Principal / Associate Principal  – 4 years
Principal – 4 years
Interim Superintendent – 1 year
Educational / Research Consultant – 4.5 years

Instructional Leadership, Classroom Engagement, Campus Improvement Plan, RTI, Campus Efficiency and Efficacy, Special Programs, Culture Improvement, Effective Professional Development, Effective Incentive Programs, Discipline Management, Campus Systems, Effective Teacher Walkthroughs and Evaluations, Instructional Technology, Classroom Structure, Effective Leadership, Time Management, Strategic Budgeting, Educational Research

I have played rugby for 23 years. I love to travel with my son, where we love to go snow skiing, go to the beach, and find destinations with good food. I am obsessed with research and finding ways to improve all aspects of education.