Focus Zones


 

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2022 National Conference on Education 

February 17-19, 2022 

Nashville, TN 

Produced by the AASA, The School Superintendents Association

  CFP2022

Focus Zones 

 Each breakout session must be classified by one of the following focus zones:

1.      Transformational Leading and Learning

(presentations should feature at least one superintendent/school district leader and preferably team members from one or more school district(s))

  • Cognitive, Social, Cognitive Learning
  • Educating the Whole Learner  
  • Protecting vulnerable children (often-marginalized children such as BIPOC, LGBT youth, DACA students, ELL, special needs, etc.)
  •  Equity and Excellence for Black and Brown and low income Children
  •  Co-Authoring of the Learning Journey
  •  Early Learning

2.      Re-Engineering Learning

(presentations should feature at least one superintendent/school district leader and preferably team members from one or more school district(s))

  • Equitable access to high-quality education
  • Narrowing or Eliminating Achievement Gaps
  • Virtual Learning
  • Tech-Enabled Learning
  • Personalized Learning and Leading
  • STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Science 
  •  Cultivating and Supporting a Diverse Talent Pipeline
  • Using a Variety of Accountability Indicators to Show Growth Over Time

3.      School Environment and Culture

(presentations should feature at least one superintendent/school district leader and preferably team members from one or more school district(s))

  •  Student Engagement and Agency
  •  Promoting Positive and Inclusive School and District School Environments  
  •  School Discipline and Behavior Expectations   
  •  Community Engagement  
  •  Creating Conditions that support Safe, Engaging, and Challenging Learning
  • Effective Strategies for Supporting and Developing Principals

4.      Managing districts  

(presentations should feature at least one superintendent/school district leader and preferably team members from one or more school district(s))

  •  School Law Issues  
  •  Understanding School Funding/AARA Regulations  
  •  School Safety  

 

Questions?

 

For any questions regarding the Call for Proposals process, please contact:

Gabriela Iturri

Meeting Planner

giturri@aasa.org