Leadership Matters: A Virtual Webinar Series


Each interactive program in this series is presented by leading experts in the field of public education. These engaging professional development opportunities provide important information relevant to the work of superintendents and other school system leaders.

Upcoming Webinars


Archived Webinars


The Empowered Superintendent: Driving K-12 Innovation

Monday, September 9, 2019 5:00 pm 
Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) 

 In this first edWebinar of the 2019-2020 season, Superintendents Dr. Deborah Kerr and Dr. David Schuler, and CoSN CEO Keith Krueger, share best practices and recommended strategies for leading technology transformations. Specific strategies outlined in The CoSN Empowered Superintendents Toolkit will be reviewed from the perspectives the superintendents. Additionally, Keith highlights “Hurdles, Accelerators and Tech Enablers” from CoSN’s recent report on Driving K-12 Innovation. Dr. Kerr and Dr. Schuler share examples from their own experiences in working with their boards, school leaders, and their communities in leading teaching and learning to meet the needs of today’s students.

Presenters: Dr. Deborah Kerr, Superintendent, Brown Deer School District, WI, President of AASA; Dr. David Schuler, Superintendent, Township High School District 214, IL, Chair, CoSN Superintendents Advisory Panel, AASA 2018 Superintendent of the Year; and Keith Krueger, CEO, CoSN


How the Student Loan Crisis Is Affecting Your district

Wednesday, October 10, 2019 2:00 pm 
Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00) 

Student loans in America are in a state of crisis and it affects your member districts and their staff. Interestingly, 80% of Millennials will choose an employer because they offer a student loan benefit. Furthermore, 54% of Millennials prefer a student loan benefit over a retirement benefit. Mr. Churchill will present in detail how your district can leverage the services of our solutions partner, GotZoom, to recruit and retain your staff without incurring any cost and administrative obligations for your district. Whether a new hire or a seasoned staff member, if they have student loan debt, GotZoom may be the perfect answer for them and your district.

Presenters: Breck Churchill, vice president of sales, GotZoom, Inc., and more to be announced.


Live Virtual Programs

These real-time virtual programs are essential professional development opportunities for you and your school system's staff leaders. Additionally, they eliminate travel expenses and reduce time spent out of the office and the school system. All programs are priced per site so that multiple people from the same location can participate for one registration fee.  

Virtual Seminar Partnerships

The AASA Leadership Development department is proud to offer AASA members the opportunity to participate in important and timely virtual seminars through partnerships with business leaders.





With questions contact Gayane Minasyan at gminasyan@aasa.org or Deanna Atkins at datkins@aasa.org.