Media Advisory: America’s School System Leaders Gather in North Carolina for the ‘Orange Frog Workshop’


James Minichello
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Alexandria, Va. – Superintendents from across the country will convene in Oceanside, Calif., to participate in the Happiness Advantage/Orange Frog workshop on April 19-20, 2016. Hosted by AASA, The School Superintendents Association, and the International Thought Leader Network, this workshop has been credited with raising engagement scores, increasing levels of optimism and well-being, reducing stress and producing record breaking financial results for attendees.

The workshops were developed by best-selling author Shawn Achor, author of The Happiness Advantage.  His research on happiness and human potential has received attention from a number of major media outlets, including The New York Times, CNN, NPR and the Harvard Business Review.

School district leaders are invited to bring the happiness advantage to life for their staff, students and the entire community.
WHAT:  Orange Frog Workshop
WHEN:  May 10 & 11, 2016
WHERE: N.C. State University, McKimmon Ctr, 1101 Gorman St., Raleigh, N.C.


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