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Feb 13, 2018, 1:05 PM
Archives of past issues of EdCal and Leadership Magazine
Jan 22, 2018, 8:44 AM
Jan. 22, 2018: ACSA Executive Director Wes Smith discusses ACSA's commitment to providing support to students in and out of the classroom.
Jan 18, 2018, 9:25 AM
Jan. 12 was the nomination deadline for the 2018 ACSA Awards Program, marking the first time in recent history that all regions have shared a single deadline and the inaugural year of the new online awards platform. The new interface, powered by the acclaimed company Award Force, was selected and…
Jan 10, 2018, 8:44 AM
Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday released his budget proposal for fiscal year 2018-2019, which includes money earmarked for full LCFF implementation and the statewide System of Support. ACSA's Executive Director Dr. Wesley Smith responds to the governor's proposed state budget.
Jan 8, 2018, 1:25 PM
The Association of California School Administrators, representing more than 17,000 California education leaders, announces today its endorsement of Marshall Tuck in the 2018 statewide election for the position of Superintendent of Public Instruction.
Jan 8, 2018, 8:33 AM
ACSA President Lisa Gonzales discusses strategies for wellness in the coming year.
Dec 12, 2017, 10:16 AM
Strikes and threats of work stoppage are a reality in public education. ACSA can help, because member benefits include strike preparation assistance. Many members do not realize that ACSA membership provides so much more than professional development events, legislative advocacy and a weekly issue…
Dec 12, 2017, 8:36 AM
The Education Trust-West’s new Senior Equity Fellows initiative aims to advance the organization’s advocacy for educational justice and high academic achievement for all California students.
Nov 28, 2017, 9:44 AM
The State Board of Education voted to approve instructional materials for grades K-8 that teach California’s groundbreaking History/Social-Science Curriculum Framework.
Nov 28, 2017, 8:27 AM
A recent report from the UCLA Institute for Democracy, Education and Access looks at the impact of Trump administration rhetoric and actions on high school students.
Nov 20, 2017, 8:27 AM
The California Student Aid Commission and the California Department of Education invite ACSA members to participate in the statewide “Race to Submit” campaign to encourage all California high school seniors to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or the California Dream Act…
Nov 13, 2017, 8:14 AM
ACSA honored the 2017 Administrators of the Year as well as the Ferd Kiesel Distinguished Service Memorial Award, Marcus Foster Memorial Award for Administrator Excellence, and Robert E. Kelly and Valuing Diversity Awards at the Leadership Summit President's Celebration on Nov. 3.
Oct 30, 2017, 9:34 AM
The Bay Area Women’s Sports Initiative (BAWSI) is a 501c3 organization in San Jose that provides free after-school fitness and confidence-building opportunities to young girls in communities where obesity and diabetes are prevalent, who are not being exposed to organized sports or physical education…
Oct 30, 2017, 8:27 AM
Due to the barriers stemming from stereotypes and implicit biases, leaders of color often need allies to stand shoulder to shoulder in the trenches, being a voice to enlighten others about this journey. Ally-ship is needed to ensure equity for our students.
Oct 30, 2017, 8:07 AM
ACSA is honoring this year’s Administrator of the Year Award recipients, and each is being profiled in EdCal leading up to the formal awards gala at the 2017 Leadership Summit in San Jose. Featured this week is Dr. Mary Sieu, superintendent of ABC USD.