AASA to Host First-Ever Learning 2025 National Summit


James Minichello

Three-day Event to Feature AASA’s Lighthouse Demonstration Systems

WHAT:  AASA, The School Superintendents, Association, in partnership with the Successful Practices Network (SPN), is hosting the first-ever Learning 2025 National Summit, a three-day meeting where new and emerging successful innovative practices will be showcased that are reshaping classrooms, schools and districts across the country. More than 900 school system leaders are attending the event that will feature superintendents and their respective teams representing the recently announced 13 school districts recognized as AASA Lighthouse Demonstration Systems serving as models of positive change in American education.

The selected designates are members of AASA’s Learning 2025 Network, a cadre of more than 120 demonstration systems representing forward-leaning, urban, suburban and rural school districts engaged in learning, networking and working together to help drive education policy and ultimately improve student learning.

WHEN: Tuesday through Thursday, June 28-30, 2022, at the Washington Hilton, 1919 Connecticut Ave., N.W. 20009.

WHO: Superintendents and their teams representing AASA Lighthouse Demonstration Systems

The AASA Learning 2025 Lighthouse Systems are:
  • Baldwin Union Free School District, Baldwin, N.Y. / Superintendent: Shari Camhi
  • Buckeye Elementary School District, Buckeye Ariz. / Superintendent: Kristi Wilson
  • Coxsackie-Athens Central School District, Coxsackie, N.Y. / Superintendent: Randy Squier
  • Elizabeth Forward School District, Elizabeth, Pa. / Superintendent: Todd Keruskin
  • Ephrata Area School District, Ephrata, Pa. / Superintendent: Brian Troop
  • Harvard Community Unit School District 50, Harvard, Ill. / Superintendent: Corey Tafoya
  • High School District 214, Arlington Heights, Ill. / Superintendent: David Schuler
  • Linton-Stockton School Corporation, Linton, Ind. / Superintendent: Kathy Goad
  • Naperville Community Unit School District 203, Naperville, Ill.  Superintendent: Dan Bridges
  • Val Verde Unified School District, Perris, Calif. / Superintendent: Michael McCormick
  • Washougal School District, Washougal, Wash. / Superintendent: Mary Templeton
  • West Allegheny School District, Imperial, Pa. / Superintendent: Jerri Lynn Lippert
  • West Valley School District 208, Yakima, Wash. / Superintendent: Peter Finch

Click here to the AASA Learning 2025 National Summit agenda.

Media: Interested in covering the Summit? Contact James Minichello at jminichello@aasa.org.


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 equitable access for all students to the highest quality public education. For more information, visit www.aasa.org.

About Successful Practices Network
Successful Practices Network (SPN), founded by Bill Daggett, is a national not for profit consulting organization focused on building capacity for schools and districts to become future focused and provide innovative supports for ALL students. SPN supports districts in focusing on the whole child and every child's needs in a rapidly changing world through consulting, technical assistance, conferences, research and thought leadership. For more information, please visit us at www.SPNetwork.org.