Focus Zones


 

SUBMISSION INFORMATION AND RULES :: KEY DATES AND DEADLINES :: FOCUS ZONES

2023 National Conference on Education 

February 16-18, 2023 

 San Antonio, Texas

2023CFP

Produced by the AASA, The School Superintendents Association

 

Focus Zones 

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

1.     Live Well, Lead Well

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

  • Wellness, Self-care, Burnout and Renewal
  • Leading for Wellness and Health of Students
  • Care of Staff Wellness and Growth
  • Supporting Students’ Social, Emotional, Mental Health Needs
  • Promoting Positive and Inclusive School Environments
  • Leading to Accelerate Social, Emotional, Cognitive Growth

2.     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))

  • Educating the Whole Child 
  • Protecting vulnerable children (often-marginalized children such as LGBT youth, DACA students, ELL, special education etc.) 
  • Equity and Excellence for Black and Brown Children
  • Co-Authoring of the Learning Journey
  • Early Learning
  • Effective Strategies for Principal Supervision

3.      Re-Engineering Learning

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

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

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