9:30 AM NCASA Board of Directors Meeting
10:00 AM NCSSA Board of Directors Meeting
NCASA was formed in 1976 as the only professional organization in the state dedicated to serving the entire administrative leadership team in each of North Carolina’s public schools and districts, unifying administrator groups across the state. Access world class professional development, benefit from first-class legislative advocacy, and let us serve you and your team.
Congratulations Dr. Mason!
Dr. Janet Harmon Mason, Superintendent of Rutherford County Schools, was named the 2018 A. Craig Phillips North Carolina Superintendent of the Year at an awards presentation and reception held Tuesday, Nov. 14 at the Joseph S. Koury Convention Center in Greensboro. The award was given jointly by the North Carolina Association of School Administrators (NCASA), North Carolina School Superintendents Association (NCSSA) and the North Carolina School Boards Association (NCSBA). Scholastic sponsored the event and provided $5,000 in recognition of Dr. Mason's achievements. Mason was nominated for the state honor after being named District VIII's 2018 North Carolina Regional Superintendent of the Year by the Western Regional Education Service Alliance.
Join us in Concord April 19-20, 2018
With a record number of breakout sessions, and the addition of a third General Session focused on legislative affairs, you don't want to miss this year's line up as we explore "The Magic of Inspirational Leadership." With Keynote Sessions from inspirational Dave Weber and "the ex-Disney guy" John Formica, we hope you'll take home a little magic of your own!
For the latest news and registration visit www.ncasa.net/conference.
Questions? Email NCASA Assistant Executive Director Anne Strickland.
Following a discussion with local superintendents attending the NC School Superintendents' Association (NCSSA) winter conference last week in Greensboro, the NC Association of School Administrators (NCASA) has prepared issue briefs on five key priorities that the organization's advocacy team will be taking to the General Assembly for consideration and action in 2018.
During today's State Board of Education (SBE) meeting in Raleigh, State Board member Dr. Olivia Oxendine presented information on a slate of proposed changes to policies on educator preparation requirements and raised concerns about one proposal that she said could negatively impact principal preparation.
The Joint Legislative Education Oversight Committee met on Tuesday for updates on several education issues and programs, including the state's new Lab Schools and the reinstatement of the Teaching Fellows program.
NCSU's College of Education and The William & Ida Friday Institute for Educational Innovation presented the awards November 15