Online Application: Aspiring Superintendents Academy® For Educational Leaders: Hybrid Learning Model

The Aspiring Superintendents Academy® will demystify the position of the school superintendent and provide a blueprint for success in key areas of the role. Through real-world, situational leadership tasks, participants will work collaboratively to prepare themselves to become the future leaders of school districts across the country. Aside from the experiential learning and growth that participants will undergo as a result of their involvement, they will also benefit from expanding their professional networks and interacting with a variety of highly experienced and successful superintendents. 

 Applicant: * 

 * First Name:  
    Middle Name:
 * Last Name:  
  * Position/Title:
* School District: 
* Primary Address:  
 * City:  
 * State:  
 * Zip:  
 * Work Phone:  
 * Mobile Phone:  
* Primary E-Mail:  
* Twitter Handle
* How did you hear about academy?
If "Other" is selected, please explain.

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Application Instructions:

1. Copy and paste a current no more than 2-page resume or curriculum vitae (CV) (text only version);
2. Complete all short answer questions;
3. Provide two (2) professional and one (1) personal references to contact.

Resume/CV: *



In 150 words or less. tell us why you are interested in the Aspiring Superintendents Academy®.



In 250 words or less, what kind of leader are you?



 In 250 words or less, describe your educational philosophy.   


 TWO Professional References

Reference Name: 

Reference Position: 

Reference District:

Reference E-mail:

Reference Phone:


Second Reference

 Reference Name

Reference Position

 Reference Districts

 Reference E-mail

 Reference Phone


ONE Personal Reference

 Reference Name

 Reference Relationship

 Reference Email

 Reference Phone


Tuition Information:   

  If your application is approved, you will be sent a link to register for the program. The tuition fee will be due at the time of registration. 

Tuition Fee: 

$4,500 for AASA members

$4,800 for non-members of AASA

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Additional Information: If there is any additional information you'd like to provide AASA, please do so in the space below.



Note: When you submit your application, you should see the following message:  

Thank you for sending us your application!  If you have any questions contact Lead Superintendent, Gail Pletnick at     

If you do not receive that message, your application was not submitted successfully.  

Please contact if you do not receive that message.


AASA Cancellation Policy: 

To receive a refund, cancellation requests must be received in writing no less than 14 days prior to a program start.  Refunds are not granted for failure to attend, late arrival, unattended events or early departure. AASA is not responsible for weather related cancellations, airfare, hotel or other costs incurred by attendee that are associated with the program. A $100 processing fee applies to all cancellations.