ADVISORY: Champions of Technology in Education Gather in California for AASA’s Digital Consortium

Contact:
James Minichello
703-875-0723
703-774-6953 (cell)
jminichello@aasa.org


Alexandria, Va. – Superintendents and other education leaders who have championed the creation of successful models of digital learning in our schools will gather in Napa, Calif., Oct. 6-8, 2016, for AASA’s Digital Consortium.

School system leaders guiding digital transitions will engage in a meaningful dialogue with their peers that will highlight emerging and successful models of combining digital content and professional development to improve student achievement.

Key speakers will include:

  • Mark Edwards, senior vice president of digital learning, Discovery Education
  • Mike Lubelfeld, superintendent, Deerfield (Ill.) Public Schools
  • Dwight Jones, superintendent-in-residence, Discovery Education (Consortium Co-facilitator)
  • Barb Nemko, superintendent of schools, Napa County
  • Nick Polyak, superintendent, Leyden (Ill.) High School District 212
  • Mort Sherman, associate executive director, AASA, The School Superintendents Association (Consortium Co-facilitator)

WHAT: AASA Digital Consortium

WHO: Superintendents and other education leaders from across the country

WHEN: Thursday-Saturday, Oct. 6-8, 2016

WHERE: Embassy Suites Napa, 1075 California Blvd., Napa, Calif. 94559

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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 advocates for the highest quality public education for all students, and develops and supports school system leaders.