Users of AVID in Their Schools Testify to the Wide Ranging Benefits to Students and Staff

Robert Logan, senior regional director of AVID’s Eastern Region, moderated a panel of superintendents on their experience with AVID in their school districts. Joining Logan in the AASA national conference session Friday were Adrienne Battle, director of schools for Metro-Nashville in Tennessee; Roselyn Evans, director of high schools for Clarksville-Montgomery Schools in Tennessee; and Jeff […]

Supporting Staff in Their Work Impacts Students in Their Learning, Georgia Educator Says

Providing greater opportunities to educators can positively affect students’ learning. Emanuel Frazier, an assistant superintendent with the Bibb County School District in Georgia, hosted a roundtable discussion Friday at the AASA national conference, where he shared his district’s journey in providing educators with meaningful opportunities on the job that will lead to better student  achievement. […]

Sandvik, in General Session Address, Highlights Conference Theme of Personalization

Kristi Sandvik

Given the 2020 national conference’s theme of personalization in education, it wasn’t too surprising that Kristi Sandvik, the incoming president of the AASA, addressed that topic during her speech at the 3rd General Session on Saturday morning. Sandvik is the superintendent of Arizona’s Buckeye Elementary School District. She takes over as AASA president in July. […]