Pre-Conference: Feb. 25, 2015

Feb. 25, 2015 | Feb. 26, 2015 | Feb. 27, 2015 | Feb. 28, 2015

David Pennington, AASA’s president, and wife Terri share a quiet moment in the San Diego sun a day before the official start of AASA’s 2015 national conference, which runs through Feb. 28.Photo by Lifetouch.


The Conference Daily Online site provides a comprehensive look at the conference proceedings, including coverage of key speakers, award winners and AASA governance activities, plus photo and video galleries. AASA members will share their experiences in San Diego, Calif., through a conference blog and Twitter feeds (#NCE15 and #AASA150).

Program Changes

Cancellation: Thursday, 1:15 p.m., "Maximizing Resource Utilization During Turbulent Times," Room 25-A
(Please consult the printed conference program addendum for various other changes and additions to the conference program book.)


  • AASA's Beltway Bulletin
    Time: 2:18
    AASA Executive Director Dan Domenech on observing the organization's momentous 150th anniversary at this year's national conference.
    Watch on YouTube.
  • AASA President David Pennington: The Importance of Governing Board Actions
    Time: 1:43
    President David Pennington on the impact of AASA's Governing Board and the significance attached to celebrating AASA's 150th anniversary.
    Watch on YouTube.  

  • Martin Blank, president of the Institute for Education Leadership, on lessons learned from two school visits.
  • Jan Christensen, superintendent of Redwood, Calif., City Schools on the merits of the community school strategy.

• Access presenters' PowerPoint presentations provided to AASA in advance of the national conference.