About AASA Digital Consortium
|The purpose of the consortium is to provide school
district leaders the opportunity to work together as critical friends
to learn and take action together, to gain insight into emerging and
successful models of best practices using digital media in support of
engaging end effective learning experiences.
Meeting in Napa County, California, October 6-8, 2016
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Meeting in Chicago, July 27-29, 2016:
Day 1, Day 2 and Day 3
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How to Join the Consortium
Application for Membership in the AASA Digital Consortium
Established in 2014, AASA Digital Consortium was created to support
school district leadership in the areas of innovation, creativity, and
technology. Our collective experiences with this unique leadership
opportunity through AASA have strengthened the impact of the digital-age
technologies in our respective school districts. The Consortium
provides the opportunity to focus on digital conversion opportunities
with peers and to receive guidance from pioneers in our professional
Membership in the Digital Consortium has supported the collective
leadership experiences through the review and application of evidence
informed effective practices. In school district leadership teams,
members have enjoyed supportive Board vision and teacher action
supporting digital, transformative learning environments.
Through our collective involvement in the AASA Digital Consortium,
member superintendent leadership skills have been strengthened and
highly supported. As school district leaders across the nation consider
the integration of technology, AASA is helping to support change,
growth, and progress. The AASA Digital Consortium Advisory Board will
continue to guide this critical work.
What do you get out of this group?
● collaborating / planning / networking
● learning from colleagues and other thought leaders
● giving back to the profession
● exposure to emerging theory and practice
AASA will develop a website and an online platform to archive Digital
Consortium materials so that there is a clearinghouse available to
members for information, research, and networking.
What do you put into this group?
● willingness to present at state/national conference
● willingness to blog or write for AASA publications
an AASA Digital Consortium member, you are expected to attend and
possibly present at the Summits we have scheduled in April, July, and
the fall. Each member of the AASA Digital Consortium will create a
culminating document or capstone project outlining best practices,
recommendations, perhaps policy notes to push on a state by state or
federal level. The completion of this work will lead to an AASA Digital
Consortium Leader Certificate.
Membership fee for the Consortium is $2000. (Expenses for your attendance at the three meetings will be covered by AASA.)
Participation in the AASA Digital Consortium will be limited. To apply for membership in the Consortium, please fill out the following application form.