Cohorts & Academies
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Explore problems of practice, drive improvement in your district and across the nation, and better meet the needs of all learners through AASA's cohorts and academies.
Cohorts & Consortia
Collaborative professional learning on important topic areas, designed to deepen mindshare attuned to the discreet issues superintendents face and drive improvement in districts across the country.
Jul06STEM Leadership ConsortiumType:
ConsortiumTopics: Curriculum & Assessment TechnologyUse research-based STEM Leadership indicators to develop, evaluate, and improve STEM initiatives in your district, with the opportunity to be nationally recognized as a STEM Certified district.
Jul26Social and Emotional Learning CohortType:
CohortThe AASA Social and Emotional Learning Cohort is designed to help educational leaders and districts across the country meet the needs of the whole child.
Jul27Redefining Ready! CohortType:
CohortTopics: College- Career- and Life-Readiness Curriculum & Assessment District & School OperationsStudents are so much more than a standardized test score. Redefine what "ready" looks like for your students.
Aug09Early Learning CohortType:
CohortTopics: Curriculum & Assessment Early LearningAASA’s Early Learning Cohort brings superintendents from across the country together to review emerging research, discover early learning best practices and plan to facilitate change.
Aug25Transformational Leadership ConsortiumType:
ConsortiumTopics: Curriculum & Assessment Leadership Development TechnologyThe consortium will support leaders as they engage in effective learning experiences using transformative practices and community partnerships.
Aug30Innovative Districts Empowering All Learners (IDEAL) CohortType:
CohortTopics: District & School Operations Equity TechnologyThe AASA IDEAL Cohort seeks to provide a deeper understanding of what learners need to create the most dynamic learning environment possible. Members of the IDEAL Cohort work to realize a new vision for empowering all learners and share examples of the most outstanding practices for personalizing and individualizing learning.
On-the-job training, skill-building and personal growth opportunities for sitting superintendents and other educational leaders.
For Superintendents & Other Educational Leaders
Jan23National Instructional Leader AcademyType:
AcademyTopics: Leadership DevelopmentAn opportunity for district instructional leaders to be refreshed and challenged in leadership skills and knowledge by looking through the lens of instruction, culture, and systems as they continue to grow as impactful leaders.
Jul18National Principal Supervisor AcademyType:
AcademyTopics: District & School Operations Leadership DevelopmentAASA partners with the University of Washington Center for Educational Leadership to bring standards-based Principal Supervisor Professional Learning Academy to central office leaders who support principals' instructional leadership growth as their primary responsibility
Jul20Leadership Academy for Black EducatorsType:
AcademyTopics: District & School Operations Equity Ethics Leadership DevelopmentThe AASA Leadership Academy for Black Educators will bring together education professionals at different stages of their careers to discuss strategies for leading transformative school systems that serve the needs of all learners.
For Aspiring Leaders
Jul12Aspiring Superintendents Academy®Type:
AcademyTopics: Leadership DevelopmentThe Aspiring Superintendents Academy® is a highly interactive year-long program that provides the real-world skills our next generation of superintendents need to thrive.
Aug18Urban Superintendents AcademyType:
AcademyTopics: Leadership DevelopmentThe Urban Superintendents Academy is designed for those who want to take on leadership roles in our nation's rapidly-growing urban areas. Help accelerate academic performance growth and be a champion for historically-underrepresented and diverse populations.
Oct05Aspiring Superintendents Academy® for Female LeadersType:
AcademyTopics: Equity Leadership DevelopmentThe AASA Aspiring Superintendents Academy® for Female Leaders is a powerful vehicle to put female leaders in the driver’s seat of their career.
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