Robert Balfanz, a professor of education at Johns Hopkins University, led a Thought Leader session Thursday at AASA’s national conference on redesigning high schools that meet needs of the 21st century.
Superintendent Ember Conley shared ideas on dealing with the opioid crisis as it affects school-age children.
Curtis Jones Jr. described his reaction to being named the 2019 National Superintendent of the Year® at the AASA national conference’s 1st General Session. He talked about the message he hoped to share with fellow educators over his year in the national limelight. Jones leads the Bibb County Schools in Macon, Ga.
Kirk Smiley, director of public partnerships with DonorsChoose.org, discussed effective practices for crowdfunding in the K-12 education arena to best support teachers with classroom project funding needs.
Noelle Ellerson Ng, who oversees public policy at AASA, discussed some of the major findings in AASA’s newly issued survey on superintendent salaries and benefits.
AASA President Chris Gaines describes how the association is creating a family feeling in its care and support of members.
Chris Gaines previews what his presidential speech will cover in front of AASA members at the conference’s 1st General Session.
The Governing Board is tackling significant matters during its meeting at the AASA conference in Los Angeles, according to President Chris Gaines.