Professional Development

Professional Development 2019-01-26T22:14:46-04:00

Thursday, February 14

9 – 10am
Becoming an Anti-Racist Multicultural Organization (ARMCO): Leading with Racial Equity Administration and Leadership
Federal Funding to Address School Safety and Mental Health Administration and Leadership
Implementing an International Curricula and Assessment System Curriculum and Instruction
Improving Culture Through Improved Leadership Performance Administration and Leadership
Preparing Life-Ready Students: Expanding the Definition of College and Career Readiness Curriculum and Instruction
Rethinking School Safety and Successfully Leveraging Community Experts for Change School Environment
Shifting Resources to Fund Strategic Priorities Administration and Leadership
Stealing Marketing Strategies from the Private Sector Administration and Leadership
Successful Innovative Practices — Future-Focused Schools Administration and Leadership
Teaching Kindness: An Uncommon Solution to Common Middle School Challenges School Environment
The Next Generation of Superintendents: The Millennials Administration and Leadership
To Respond or Not to Respond: Modeling Positive Social Media Use in the Age of Trolls, Spam and Hate Administration and Leadership
What Does It Mean to Be an Aligned School District? Administration and Leadership
9 – 11am
Special Contracts Session Administration and Leadership
10:15 – 11am
AASA/JASON District Model Curriculum and Instruction
Actionable Measures of Rigor, Relevance and Relationships School Environment
Gender Equity in Educational Leadership Administration and Leadership
Growing Though Opportunity: How a Building Can Influence Learning Curriculum and Instruction
Harlem and El Barrio: Building School–Community Partnerships and Trust School Environment
How to Take That Book Inside Your Head and Get It Published Professional Learning
Promoting Equity by Promoting School Attendance Administration and Leadership
Protect Your Network, Protect Your Budget: How Pairing Cybersecurity and Cyber Insurance Can Keep Your Finances on Track Administration and Leadership
Restructuring the Playbook: A Blueprint for Maximizing the Impact of Coaching Professional Learning
Superintendent Stress! Got It? Administration and Leadership
The Killing Epidemic: How to Move from Tragedy to Action to Overcome the Opioid Crisis Administration and Leadership
What’s Cookin’ in Child Nutrition? Innovative Approaches: How Student Insights and Collaboration Drive Menu Innovation at CPS Administration and Leadership
When Worlds Connect: An Exchange of Cultures and Best Practices in Education with Discover China Curriculum and Instruction
11:30am – 12:30pm
Five Key Digital Engagement Trends for School Districts in 2019 Administration and Leadership
2 – 3pm
Rural Consolidation Administration and Leadership
3 – 4pm
AASA/JASON’s Experience for Districts Curriculum and Instruction
Building a Local Talent Pool: How Educators Rising is Transforming the Teaching Profession at the Local Level Professional Learning
Combating Inequities and Building Successful Systems of Integrated Student Supports Administration and Leadership
Cooperative Purchasing and Employee Benefits Professional Learning
Crowdfunding Best Practices for K–12 Schools Administration and Leadership
District Governance Administration and Leadership
Embracing Personalized Learning: Lessons from AASA Personalized Learning Cohort Superintendents Administration and Leadership
ESSA Fiscal Transparency: How to Communicate About Money Administration and Leadership
Everybody Needs a Buddy: Supporting Students’ Success with a Companion App Curriculum and Instruction
Five Things High School Education Leaders Need to Know About College Curriculum and Instruction
Getting Students to Graduation: What’s Working in Three California Districts Curriculum and Instruction
Join, Connect and Grow with the AASA Urban Superintendents Academy Professional Learning
Repositioning Educational Leadership: Inquiry-Based Approaches to District Leadership Administration and Leadership
Understanding the Labor Market and Planning for the Future: Preparing Students for College and Careers Curriculum and Instruction

Friday, February 15

8 – 9am
AASA Building Support for Breakfast “After the Bell” Administration and Leadership
African-American Female Initiative: A Tool for Equity Administration and Leadership
Developing 21st-Century Education Leaders Who Can Drive Transformation Administration and Leadership
Disrupting Poverty: A Moral Imperative School Environment
Early Childhood Matters Most — Community in Action Administration and Leadership
How to Respond to Cyberbullying, Online Threats and Social Media Challenges School Environment
Increasing the Chances of Getting the Job You Want Professional Learning
Industry Experts Share Best Practices for Building Safe and Secure Learning Environments School Environment
Landing and Keeping the Right Job for the Long Run Administration and Leadership
Leading Learning in Today’s Fourth Industrial Revolution Curriculum and Instruction
Lessons Learned About School Transformation for the ESSA Era School Environment
Student Data and Privacy: What to Expect in the New Congress Administration and Leadership
Tell Your Story. Define Your Success Administration and Leadership
The Missing Link: Accountability with Staff Support Administration and Leadership
11:15am — 12:15pm
AASA President-Elect Candidates Forum Administration and Leadership
Animation Storytelling Motivates Students to Succeed at Writing Curriculum and Instruction
Closing the AP/IB Equity and Opportunity Gap in High Schools Administration and Leadership
Deploying EdTech Effectively — How to Maximize Impact While Minimizing Risk Curriculum and Instruction
Fairfax County’s Project Momentum: Delivering Equity and Excellence for All Children Administration and Leadership
Federal Education Update Administration and Leadership
How NYC DOE Is Shifting Culture to Improve Efficiency and Outcomes Administration and Leadership
How Rural School Districts Succeed in Taking the Digital Leap Curriculum and Instruction
How to Personalize Professional Learning for Teachers and Principals Professional Learning
Legal Issues Related to Disparities in Student Discipline Administration and Leadership
Measuring the Value of Student Assessment Data and Use Curriculum and Instruction
Relationships Matter! The Importance of Networking and Mentoring in Leadership Administration and Leadership
Teaching and Learning After Textbooks: Making the Transition to Digital Content Curriculum and Instruction
11:30am – 12:30pm
Getting Your School Board on Board with Social Media Administration and Leadership
12:45 – 1:45pm
A No-Holds-Barred Conversation with Female Superintendents Administration and Leadership
A Systems Approach to Implementing Portrait of a Graduate Administration and Leadership
BOND: Building Our Network of Diversity…It’s Okay If It’s Twisted Curriculum and Instruction
Early Childhood Matters Most — A Call to Action Administration and Leadership
Engaging with Student Activism After Parkland: First Amendment and Other Considerations for School Leaders Administration and Leadership
E-Rate and Your District: Leveraging Federal Dollars to Expand District Connectivity Administration and Leadership
Great Principals Have Great Leaders Administration and Leadership
How Stakeholder Feedback Surveys Guide District-Wide Improvement: Lessons from Detroit Public Schools Community District School Environment
Insurance Recovery for School Districts Administration and Leadership
Leadership Through Systems Transformation Administration and Leadership
Lessons Learned from the Newtown Tragedy School Environment
Putting Kindness into Motion School Environment
Reid’s Story…Channeling Grief into Kindness School Environment
Superintendents’ Environmental Education Collaborative Curriculum and Instruction
Thinking Outside the Lunch Box Administration and Leadership
Transforming the Afterschool Hours in Our Districts Administration and Leadership
2:30 – 3:30pm
Define Before Being Defined! Marketing a School Leadership Brand as a Storyteller-in-Chief Administration and Leadership
Superintendent/School Board Relations — A Discussion Between NSBA Executive Director Tom Gentzel and AASA Executive Director Dan Domenech Administration and Leadership
3:45 – 4:45pm
Behind Every Data Point — A Child, a Journey and a Story Curriculum and Instruction
Creating School and Community Health Partnerships That Promote Wellbeing and Safety Administration and Leadership
Equity and Excellence Are Not Mutually Exclusive Administration and Leadership
How to Create an Effective Community Service Program School Environment
How to Embrace High School Rankings and Not Hate Yourself in the Morning Administration and Leadership
Leadership Lessons for Our Times: Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Administration and Leadership
Meet Your Digital Equity Goals Through Sustainable Funding Options Curriculum and Instruction
Save Lives Before Help Arrives School Environment
Solving the Challenges of Digital Equity — The Superintendent’s Perspective Administration and Leadership
The National Affiliation of Superintendent Searchers: Helping You Land a Lasting Superintendency Administration and Leadership
The Science of Adolescent Learning: Synapses for School Improvement School Environment
Voice from the School: Grading Reform in Action Administration and Leadership
Women at the Forefront: Leading the Fight for Equity Administration and Leadership
3:45 – 5:15pm
Crises, Adversity, Tragedy: Leading from the Inside Out School Environment

Saturday, February 16

8 – 9am
Aim for Excellence: Transforming to a Culture of Joy Professional Learning
Becoming a New School Superintendent: Examining the Tyro Transition Administration and Leadership
DREAM Teams: Innovation in Coordinated Mental and Behavioral Health School Environment
Investing in Children’s Health: Exemplary Health Care—School District Partnership Administration and Leadership
Leading Through Choice Curriculum and Instruction
Making Your District Message Real in the Fake News Age Administration and Leadership
Navigating the Digital Transformation: Learning from a Premier School District Curriculum and Instruction
PL Coast to Coast: Igniting Innovation! Curriculum and Instruction
Student Voice: From Invisible to Invaluable Administration and Leadership
Using Disciplined Continuous Improvement Cycles to Advance Teaching and Learning Curriculum and Instruction
9:15 – 10:15am
Action Plan to Implement Successful Innovative Practices — From Concept to Reality Administration and Leadership
Addressing Mental Health Issues in a Small Wyoming School District School Environment
Best Practice in Superintendent Evaluation — Nashville Case Study Administration and Leadership
Greening Schoolyards for Student, Staff and Community Benefits School Environment
Librarians as a Lever for Systemic Instructional Change Administration and Leadership
Overseas Schools Opportunities: Employment, School-to-School Partnerships and More Professional Learning
SAM LPLP — Personalized Professional Learning for School Administrators Done Right! Professional Learning
Strategies for Developing Curriculum in a Small Rural School District Curriculum and Instruction
Supporting and Affirming Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Youth Administration and Leadership
Teachers Who Look Like Us: Strategies for Diversifying Our Staff Administration and Leadership
Using Benchmark Reports and StudentTracker to Report on Postsecondary Outcomes Curriculum and Instruction