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Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS)

ALAS is the premier professional organization for superintendents and administrators who serve Latino students. We are committed to identifying, recruiting, developing and advancing Latino school administrators in order to improve the educational accomplishments of Latino youth.

 

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ALAS Strategic Plan

The ALAS Board is committed to accomplishing this plan by 2020. Read the Strategic Plan.

ALAS Partners with AFT to Preserve Rights of K-12 Immigrant Students

All students, regardless of immigration status, have the right to a K-12 public education. Read more.

ALAS Opposes Census Citizenship Question

ALAS vehemently denounces the U.S. Census Bureau’s proposal to add a citizenship question to the census. Read more.

Superintendents Leadership Academy Cohort VIII Announced!

ALAS is proud to announce the participants chosen for Cohort VIII of the Superintendents Leadership Academy. Read more.


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Kids Count Only if We Count Them

  • Posted on: 3 August 2018
  • By: ALASEDU

ALAS Opposes Census Citizenship Question

The U.S. Census is one of the most powerful tools this country has to ensure adequate representation and access to vital programs for all residents. The Census Bureau has proposed adding a citizenship question to the 2020 Census, which, by instilling fear and distrust, could result in a significant undercount of immigrant families, particularly babies and toddlers.

Should we experience an undercount in the 2020 Census, millions of dollars in federal funds could be misallocated, with states receiving inadequate funding for much-needed services.

ALAS Announces 2018-2019 Superintendents Leadership Academy Class

  • Posted on: 30 July 2018
  • By: ALASEDU

Contact:  Dr. Nancy Lewin, Executive Director, nlewin@alasedu.org

ALAS Announces 2018-2019 Superintendents Leadership Academy Class

WASHINGTON, D.C.—August 1, 2018—The Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS) is proud to announce the participants selected for Cohort VIII of the Superintendents Leadership Academy. The leadership development program runs through May 2019.

The Superintendents Leadership Academy (SLA) is designed to prepare the next generation of Latino education leaders to serve as superintendents.

Statement on Immigrant Separation from Children-June 19, 2018

  • Posted on: 20 June 2018
  • By: ALASEDU

Contact:  Dr. Nancy Lewin, Executive Director, nlewin@alasedu.org

STATEMENT ON IMMIGRANT SEPARATION FROM CHILDREN

Washington, DC. – June 19, 2018 – Recent actions by the administration regarding the forced separation of minor children from their parents arriving at our nation’s southern borders is an affront to our national values, accepted norms of fair treatment, and collective conscience as a society.

While we believe in the rule of law and protecting the homeland, it is imperative that policies towards immigrants entering the country without proper documentation are structured and

ALAS Announces Leaders in Education Award Recipients-April 6, 2018

  • Posted on: 6 April 2018
  • By: ALASEDU

Contact:  Dr. Nancy Lewin, Executive Director, (202) 466-0808 or nlewin@alasedu.org

ALAS ANNOUNCES LEADERS IN EDUCATION AWARD RECIPIENTS

Awards to be presented at 4th Annual Gala on April 25, at 6:00 p.m. at the Mexican Cultural Institute in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—April 6, 2018—The Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS) will recognize school district superintendents and administrators from across the nation at its fourth annual Leaders in Education Awards Gala, to be held April 25, 2018, in Washington, D.C.

Numerous education professionals, congressional

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Membership Information

ALAS proudly offers our members the professional development, networking opportunities, necessary information and policy advocacy needed to serve Latino students. We are committed to identifying, recruiting, developing and advancing Latino school administrators in order to improve the educational accomplishments of Latino youth. Join our familia!

Member Spotlight

Dr. Nancy B. Gutierrez, Incoming President & CEO, NYC Leadership Academy, Long Island City, NY; SLA Cohort III Alum

"We cannot transform our systems if we don't invest in our adults, supporting them to grow as leaders with a sharp and unapologetic equity lens." Read More. 

Partner with ALAS

ALAS partners with corporate sponsors to develop educational and advocacy programs while highlighting sponsors' great work. 

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Partner with the leading national organization dedicated to advancing the work of Latino education leaders and ensuring access for Latino students. Sponsorship opportunities include:

2019 ALAS Legislative Assembly Sponsorship Information Coming Soon 

2019 ALAS Education Summit Sponsorship Information Coming Soon

Superintendents Leadership Academy (SLA) | Learn More

Thank you to our 2018 Summit Sponsors!

 

 


Upcoming Events

THIRD FRIDAY OF EVERY MONTH (August-May)

ALAS Affiliates Phone Conference


JANUARY 26, 2019

Golf Tournament: Estudiantes de Mañana Scholarship Fundraiser at FETC 2019

Orlando, FL


JANUARY 27-30, 2019

Future of Education Technology Conference

Orlando, FL

 

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