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


How Districts and Universities Can Work Together to Improve Principal Preparation and Student Achievement

May 30, 2018 at 2 p.m. ET

In this webinar, we explore successful partnerships between school districts and universities that have helped to strengthen school leadership and improve students' achievement gains. Find out what it takes to develop similar partnerships and replicate their success. Panelists share their insights: the strategies, successes, challenges and lessons learned.

Presenters: Liz Kirby, chief of strategy and planning, Chicago Public Schools (Ill.); Marguerita DeSander, department head and associate professor, Western Kentucky University; and Michelle D Young, executive director, UCEA, and professor of educational leadership, University of Virginia.

Moderator: MaryAnn Jobe, director, education and leadership development, AASA.


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.