Aspiring Superintendents Academy

  • Schedule
    Part 1—Tuesday, January 31

    • Noon–1:30 p.m., Future-Ready Leaders/School Transformation Luncheon
    • 1:30–5 p.m., Academy Begins
    Part 2—Wednesday, February 1, 8–9:30 a.m.

    Academy Leader
    John D. Horn, former superintendent, Mesquite ISD, senior associate, Schlechty Center, and consultant, TASA
    Jenny Preston, former superintendent, and consultant, TASA

    TASA's popular Aspiring Superintendents Academy creates a learning opportunity for those who aspire to become
    superintendents. The session focuses on moral and aesthetic dimensions of what it means to be the top education leader in a school district and its community. Particular attention is given to developing clarity about the beliefs and values that result in distinguished leadership in a connected and digitized world.

    Registration Fee
    TASA Midwinter Conference registration is required, along with an additional $100 fee for the academy. The fee includes a luncheon on Tuesday and continental breakfast on Wednesday.

    How to Register
    When you register for the Midwinter Conference in the TASA Member Services Center, the Aspiring Superintendents Academy will be an option you may select. Online registration runs through January 13 or you may register on-site.