Superintendents, principals and teachers are often hit with vendor pitches on core competency programs that promise to drive up student achievement, but leadership and education expert Douglas Reeves has a tip: “It’s what you do. It’s not what you buy.”
Conference attendee David Jensen presumably had no idea he’d have the opportunity to journey south of the border on a volunteer mission next January.
For 17 minutes and 32 seconds, the Singing Superintendents performed five songs at the start of the 3rd (and final) General Session of AASA’s 2020 national conference in San Diego on Saturday morning.
The 2020 rendition of the Singing Superintendents perform a short medley of popular tunes during the final general session of AASA’s National Conference on Education. This brief video captures a couple of those numbers. The group is led by David Cox, director of schools of Sullivan County Schools in Blountville, Tenn.
Getting your message out is a challenge many school district leaders face, especially in a diverse media landscape, but it can be done. Mike Daria, superintendent, and Lesley Bruinton, public relations coordinator of the Tuscaloosa City Schools in Alabama, offered five keys to amplify your district’s story at an AASA National Conference on Education session […]
The recipients of the 2020 Helping Kids Mini-Grants, a program funded by AASA through a partnership with Sourcewell, were recognized at the AASA national conference in San Diego.
The staff that made up AASA’s Conference Daily Online in San Diego included some savvy journalism professionals plus the bright-eyed sparkle of three high school journalists, all of whom were making their debut in the real-time arena of deadline reporting.
It’s fairly common knowledge: healthier students are better learners. But are districts doing enough to build a culture of wellness in their schools?
School system leaders found plenty of takeaway value while attending AASA’s 2020 National Conference on Education in San Diego. In this short video, Calvin Watts, superintendent in Kent, Wash., says: “It is incredibly special to be at NCE.”
A few brief tidbits captured by reporters for AASA’s Conference Daily Online during the 2020 national conference in San Diego.