Our very own Dr. Marion Smith, Jr. (Director, K-12 Learning, Leadership & Student Success) attended the AASA National Conference on Education in Nashville, TN (Feb 14-18, 2018). With hundreds of educational learning session opportunities, Dr. Smith engaged and participate on two leadership panels to share and learn from other AASA Leadership Services Program alumni– who are school district leaders and practitioners engaged in transformative work across the nation.
Panel 1: Learning, Leading & Systems Thinking
Panelists: Director Dr. Marion Smith, Jr. (WA), Assistant Superintendent Kimberly Cantu (TX), Superintendent Dr. Brian Creasman (KY), Superintendent Dr. Andrew Wise (IL) Moderator: Dr. Bernadine Futrell (AASA). Event Flyer can be found here for more information along with an ADA compliant version.
Panel 2: Urban Superintendents Academy Alumni Educational Session
Panelists: Superintendent Traci Davis (NV), Superintendent Dr. Gwendolyn Page Shannon (VA), Director Dr. Marion Smith Jr. (WA). Learn more about the Urban Superintendents Academy.
I Love Public Education Rally. HERE is a short excerpt about this event.
Public Education Rally with fellow AASA/USC Urban Superintendents Academy alumni Superintendent Dr. Shawn Wightman (MI)