ADVISORY: AASA to Host Fall Collaborative Conference

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James Minichello
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ADVISORY: AASA to Host Fall Collaborative Conference

Alexandria, Va. – Oct. 17, 2014 – Superintendents and other educators from across the country will convene in New York City to discuss the vital issues that impact our public schools on a daily basis. The mission of the AASA Collaborative Fall Conference is for participants to learn from and act as “critical friends” to transform education.

WHAT: AASA Fall Collaborative Conference


    · Leslie Boozer, superintendent, Fontana (Calif.) Unified School District; Collaborative Co-Chair
    · Ron Ferguson, adjunct lecturer in public policy, Harvard University
    · James Harvey, executive director, National Superintendents Roundtable
    · Jere Hochman, superintendent, Bedford Central (N.Y.) School District, Collaborative Co-Chair
    · Bena Kallick, co-founder, The Institute for Habits of Mind
    · Jack Naglieri, research professor, University of Virginia
    · Mort Sherman, AASA superintendent-in-residence
    · Yong Zhao (via WebEx), presidential chair, director, Institute for Global and Online Education, College of Education, University of Oregon

WHEN: Oct. 19-21, 2014

WHERE: Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, N.Y. (177-179 Great Dodge Hall)

Click here for more information about the AASA Collaborative.


About AASA
The American Association of School Administrators, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 educational leaders in the United States and throughout the world. The mission of AASA is to advocate for the highest quality public education for all students, and develop and support school system leaders. For more information, visit