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With the state closing in on the launch of the first phase of the new accountability and continuous improvement system, ACSA has taken a leadership…

Equity and Diversity

In an effort to bring diverse thinking and best practices to the equity work being done in California school districts and…

ACSA Leadership

ACSA’s 2017-18 year will be historic. For the first time, four women will hold the top seats in association leadership.

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ACSA leaders and superintendents from across the state met with California legislators at the State Capitol to discuss LCFF funding and analyze…

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Four female leaders to assume top ACSA offices

ACSA’s 2017-18 year will be historic. For the first time, four women will hold the top seats in association leadership.


National principal honor nominations due May 10

The National Association of Elementary School Principals, in partnership with ACSA’s Elementary Education Council, is seeking the best and brightest school leaders. The deadline is May 10 to submit nominations for California 2017 National…


ACSA President submits court declaration to protect students

ACSA President Ralph Porras has submitted a declaration on behalf of the organization to the United States’ District Court, outlining potential harm to the relationship between schools and their students and families if districts are forced to…


ACSA Storytellers: Wes Smith on Life/Work Balance

ACSA Executive Director Wes Smith shares his own powerful story of his journey to finding life/work balance. After years of neglecting self-care in the greater effort to serve CA students, Wes shares the lessons he learned as a heart attack survivor…


School counselor receives national recognition

Riverside Poly High School was one of two schools in California named as a nation-al model school by the American School Counselors Association, and Riverside Poly Counselor Yuri Nava was named as one of the top five school counselors in the country.


ACSA voice is heard on accountability system

With the state closing in on the launch of the first phase of the new accountability and continuous improvement system, ACSA has taken a leadership role in pushing for cooperation with stakeholders, in addition to providing valuable resources to…


Medicaid changes opposed by ACSA

ACSA and the California School Boards Association have drafted a letter to policy-makers in Washington, D.C. voicing opposition to the proposed Medicaid changes in the Trumpcare plan.


Program offers positive approach in addressing student discipline issues

Since 2011-12, schools have been trying to find different ways to handle disciplining students. The old way of doing things was detention, suspension and expulsion. The new way is through approaches like Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports.…


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