Posted on October 1, 2003
Funding for Elementary and Secondary Education - Leadership and Governance
PND Special Issue: Funding for Elementary and Secondary Education - School Leadership and Governance
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
The Washington, D.C.-based American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education is a national voluntary organization of colleges and universities that prepare the nation's teachers and other educational personnel. AACTE's mission is to promote the learning of all PK-12 students through the promotion of high-quality preparation and continuing education for all school personnel.
American Association of School Administrators
Founded in 1865, the American Association of School Administrators is the professional organization for over fourteen thousand educational leaders across America and in many other countries. AASA's mission is to support and develop effective school system leaders who are dedicated to the highest quality public education for all children.
Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
Founded in 1943, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development is an international, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that represents 160,000 educators from more than 135 countries and 66 affiliates. Its members span the entire profession of educators superintendents, supervisors, principals, teachers, professors of education, and school board members. ASCD offers broad, multiple perspectives in reporting key policies and practices.
Broad Center for Superintendents
Established in 2001 by the Los Angeles-based Broad Foundation and then Michigan Governor John Engler, the Center's mission is to raise student achievement in large urban school systems by recruiting, training and supporting the next generation of urban school district CEOs. The Center offers a suite of executive development programs for aspiring and current superintendents. The Center's programs are particularly focused on identifying talented leaders from outside the field of education who have the passion, dedication and skill to take on executive leadership roles in urban education.