• Aspiring Superintendent Academy

    IASA Aspiring Superintendent Academy (ASA)
    October 8-12, 2020 in Springfield, IL 

    APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO Wednesday, July 15, 2020

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the IASA Aspiring Superintendent Academy has been moved from July to October 8-12. This five-day academy at IASA headquarters in Springfield is intendend for people wondering if becoming a superintendent is the right choice for them. The learning classes will be organized to provide for active learning as well as daily reflection time.  In addition, there will be many simulations during the week for hands-on learning opportunities and a chance to do mock interviews with superintendent search firms. 

    The five-day learning academy will hone participants’ leadership knowledge and skills and give them a view of the modern superintendency. This fall learning academy, aligned with the ISLLC Standards, will be a fast-paced, authentic Learning Academy where attendees will participate in simulations and produce meaningful artifacts that reflect the current expectations of the job of the superintendent.

    Learning class topics include: 

    • School District Leadership
    • Communication Strategies
    • School District Planning & Operations
    • School Finance, Advocacy & Law
    • Action Planning and Next Steps

    Completed applications must be submitted online by July 15, 2020. 

    Space is limited so sign up today! Learn more about the program by reading the brochure

    Please note the dates listed in the brochure have been moved to October. 

    CLICK HERE TO APPLY