School Administrator: Schedules and Time Use in Schools

AASA’s latest magazine issue examines four-day school weeks, later start times at high schools, a Massachusetts district’s use of vacation breaks to beat the achievement gap and a superintendent’s elimination of the “zero period.” The cover story describes ways to make school scheduling more strategic.

Redefining Ready: Getting Kids To Dream Beyond High School

Nearly 80 superintendents and other school district cabinet officials are meeting in Virginia Beach, as part of the AASA Redefining Ready! Consortium, to share and discover the ways we encourage our students to dream beyond high school graduation.

AASA's Digital Consortium Visits Mehlville School District in St. Louis, Mo.

Champions of technology in our public schools kicked off the Spring 2018 AASA Digital Consortium meeting in St. Louis, Mo., with a visit to the Mehlville School District, where Chris Gaines, the president-elect of AASA, is superintendent.

Submit Your Proposal to Present at AASA's 2019 National Conference on Education

AASA is searching for the “best of the best” presenters to engage attendees in conversations around cutting edge trends, issues and solutions in education. Participation as a presenter will help attendees increase their leadership skills and professional competence, provide for an exchange of ideas and solutions and help attendees address the controversial issues facing today’s educators.

School Administrator Magazine’s Extras Video on School Schedules

A two-minute video, related to AASA's May magazine on logistics of school schedules, features Paul Jenkins, superintendent in Glens Falls, N.Y., on altering school start times.

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On behalf of more than 50 million children that attend our nation’s public schools, AASA's I Love Public Education campaign is designed to facilitate deliberate conversations and strong, meaningful actions on the efforts to bolster our schools to best support the students they serve.
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AASA represents the dreams, educational expertise and concerns of nearly 10,000 local school system leaders to the three branches of the federal government.  Learn more. 
Join a delegation of superintendents and school business officials this summer in Washington, D.C.

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AASA is committed to delivering effective professional learning and encourages the use of Standards for Professional Learning, as a guide for developing opportunities that lead to effective teaching practices, supportive leadership, and improved student results. Learn more.  


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AASA Issues Statement On Texas School Shooting
"As our thoughts and prayers go out to families of the victims in the Santa Fe community, we will continue our advocacy to ensure that our elected officials do right by our children so that schools remain a safe place for them," said AASA Executive Director Daniel A. Domenech in response to the shooting at Santa Fe High School in Galveston County, Texas.


EWA Panel on State of Education Equity Features Equity Champions
AASA member Superintendent Sharon Contreras, Guilford County (N.C.) Public Schools, will serve on a panel titled, "The State of Educational Equity (and Inequity) in Schools," at the Education Writers Association Conference. Joining her are Catherine Lhamon, U.S. Commission on Civil Rights; Pedro Noguera, University of California; and Howard Fuller, Marquette University.




 AASA Leadership Services

The video highlights AASA's Leadership Service Department and some of the leader consortia administered by the organization. A number of AASA members and other administrators provide testimonials on behalf of the leadership programs

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