Shining Lights in Public Education

AASA, The School Superintendents Association, recently announced the four finalists for the 2018 Superintendent of the Year, a program graciously sponsored by VALIC and First Student. This is our opportunity to showcase four champions for children and put outstanding school … Continue reading

A Look at Two Prominent Private Schools in Scotland

A guest post by AASA President Gail Pletnick Just as in the U.S., there are both government sponsored and private school options available in Scotland. After visiting government funded schools, we had an invitation to tour some private institutions. The … Continue reading

A Long, Hot Summer

Some of the images we’re seeing on television and stories we’re reading about in our local newspapers are describing some of the most disappointing and disheartening moments in the history of our country. What has made it even more alarming? … Continue reading

Brightest Minds in Education Convene in Phoenix

This week, America’s foremost thought leaders in public education are in Phoenix, celebrating the vast contributions being made in our school districts.   Hundreds of superintendents are attending the National Conference on Education, hosted by AASA, The School Superintendents Association, … Continue reading