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[Podcast] Culturally Responsive Leadership feat. Jill Baker

[Podcast] Culturally Responsive Leadership feat. Jill Baker

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Podcast host Joe Jones asks Jill Baker, superintendent of Long Beach Unified Schools in California since 2020, to talk about her focus on the principalship and building the capacity of the school leaders. The most important person in the life of a student is the teacher, the second most important person is the principal.  Baker […]

Partners Lend Major Sponsor Backing to National Conference’s Events and Services for Attendees

a band of logos showing all NCE sponsors for 2024

The largesse of 15 corporate and organizational partners provides major support for AASA’s National Conference on Education, as well as photography and other services throughout the year. This year marked another record-breaking year in external partnerships for the association’s conference. Strategic partners ensure the success of the national conference annually, where attendees from the school […]

Tap Faith-Based Leaders as Community Voices in Support of Strong Public Education Systems, Two Panelists Suggest

With political leaders aiming negativity at the nation’s public schools recently, community-level faith leaders can play an important role in undoing the harm by delivering strong supportive messages, according to panelists at an AASA conference session on Saturday morning. Kent P. Scribner, superintendent of Fort Worth Independent School District in Texas, and Charles Foster Johnson, […]

Early Learning Gains Late Focus as Subject on Final Day of AASA Conference

The future of education can be so much more than just K-12 but further expanded to P-20, meaning the teaching and nurturing of children from birth to adulthood. A two-person panel spoke about the importance of starting children in an early education setting at their session “Learn What the Future of Education Can Become with Early […]