TAPS Training with the St. Martin Police in St. Philipsburg

On August 14, Dr. Penn, the Co-Founder and Executive Director of TAPS Academy, conducted training in St. Philipsburg, St. Martin to a host of command staff, police officers and community partners. During the training, Dr. Penn provided blocks of instruction on Im ..

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The TAPS Team travels to Washington, DC

This past weekend, members of the TAPS Team traveled to Washington, DC – by invitation from Representative Sheila Jackson Lee (TX, 18th Congressional District) – to present at the 2015 Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, 45th Annual Legislation Conference! Hous ..

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Great Day Houston TAPS Academy

Deborah from Great Day Houston chats with Dr. Penn of the Teen and Police Service Academy (TAPS) explains how they bridge that gap between youth and authority figures. (http://www.khou.com/story/entertainment/television/programs/great-day-houston/2015/09/16/taps-mea ..

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Personal Development

Developing and maintaining interpersonal communication skills, teamwork abilities, organizational talents and other personal skills is important in preparation of the ‘real world.’ Here are some skills to encourage you in the process of becoming a responsible and  ..

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