Media Advisory: AASA Collaborative to Host Inaugural Conference

James Minichello

WHAT:     The AASA Collaborative, a national network established to give voice to educational leaders, will hold its inaugural conference, “How can we collaborate to invent/transform/innovate and deliver a better education for our children?” The Collaborative, administered by AASA, The School Superintendents Association, is dedicated to principles of collegial action, supportive critical friends, connected professional learning, and continual and transformational school improvement aimed at world-class student learning.

WHEN:    July 24-25, 2014

WHERE: Celebration Hotel, Celebration, Fla.

WHO:       Daniel A. Domenech / Executive Director, AASA
                 Todd Bloom, Chief Academic Officer, Hobsons 
                 Linda Darling Hammond (via Webex) / Professor of Education, Stanford Graduate School of Education
                 Eleanor Smalley / Chief Operating Officer, JASON Learning 
                 Yong Zhao / Presidential Scholar, University of Oregon, Eugene, Ore. 
                 Bena Kallick / Program Director, Eduplanet, Inc. 
                 Marty Brooks / Executive Director, Tri-State Consortium 
                 Melba Luciano / Superintendent, Osceola School District, Kissimmee, Fla.
                 Jere Hochman / Superintendent, Bedford Central School District, Mt. Kisco, N.Y.
                 Mort Sherman / Superintendent-in-Residence , AASA


About AASA
AASA, The School Superintendents Association, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 10,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. AASA’s mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to the highest quality public education for all children.