Media Advisory: AASA to Host Summer Collaborative Conference



James Minichello
703-774-6953 (cell)

Alexandria, Va. – July 23, 2015 – Superintendents and other education thought leaders from across the country will convene in San Antonio to discuss some of the most critical issues that impact 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 Summer Collaborative Conference


  • Heidi Hayes Jacobs, president of Curriculum Designers, Inc.
  • Bena Kallick, co-founder, The Institute for Habits of Mind
  • Yong Zhao, presidential chair, director, Institute for Global and Online Education, College of Education, University of Oregon
  • Mort Sherman, AASA associate executive director
  • Superintendents from across the country

When: July 26-28, 2015

Where: J.W. Marriott, San Antonio Hill Country, 23808 Resort Parkway, San Antonio, Texas

Visit the AASA website for more information about the AASA Collaborative.  


About AASA
AASA, The School Superintendents Association, founded in 1865, is the professional organization for more than 13,000 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. For more information, visit