AASA School of the Future

The School of the Future strives to provide superintendents with a futuristic approach to all aspects of education:  Methodology & Curriculum, Food & Beverage, and Materials & Furniture.

The School of the Future encourages new, out-of-the-box ways of thinking that allow students to reach their full potential with the products provided and showcased during the AASA National Conference on Education. School of the Future sessions take place in the NCE Exhibit Hall.


8:20 – 8:40am | Xyity
How 1:1 Education Landed Me in the White House!

John Trout

Educating students for their future, not our past! Implementing state-of-the-art infrastructure to maximize student experiences in and out of the classroom.

11:45am – 12:05pm | Soter Technologies FlySenseTM
How to Create a Vape-Free Campus

Derek Peterson

Soter Technologies would like to display FlySense™, the award-winning vaping deterrent solution and how it is helping schools become vape-free. This presentation provides schools with methodology and technology supporting a healthier lifestyle.

2 – 2:20pm | Kiddom
Want to Promote Equity? Start by Being Intentional with Technology

Carina Hernandez

Sandra Short
Director of Partnerships

King-Chavez Arts and Athletics Academy serves grades 3–5 in San Diego, CA. Teachers used education technology, but maintained 20th-century practices. Then they found Kiddom.

2:25 – 2:45pm | New Classrooms
How Innovative Learning Models Can Enable Accelerated Learning

Joel Rose

Learn how Teach to One: Math can provide middle grade math students with tailored learning paths that integrate pre-grade, on-grade and post-grade skills.

12:20 – 12:40pm | Ed Leadership SIMS
ELS Simulations — Engaging and Meaningful Leadership PD That Works for Difficult Topics Such as Equity, Student Safety and Implicit Bias

Ken Spero
CEO and Outside Faculty in Mid-Career Doctoral
Graduate School of Education
University of Pennsylvania

Ed SIMS are an engaging way to build resilience, team and decision-making capacity to better prepare aspiring and sitting admins around topics like equity, security and bias.