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2019- 2020 Superintendents Leadership Academy

2019- 2020 Superintendents Leadership Academy (SLA) Cohort IX


To recruit and prepare Latino school system leaders to become superintendents of school districts in the United States with an emphasis on Hispanic serving school districts, those school districts having a population of Hispanic students 20% or higher.

Create an exclusive yearlong leadership training institute that allows participants to continue in their present jobs while being trained, coached, and mentored by high-powered, successful practitioners.

The mission of the ALAS Superintendents Leadership Academy (SLA) is to improve and expand opportunities for emerging school system leaders by providing coaching, mentoring, and support to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to assume high level roles especially in high poverty and minority serving school systems.

Click to Download: 2019- 2020 Superintendents Leadership Academy Application

Submit to with all required materials by the deadline to be considered. 

Subject line "SLA 2019-2020 Application" First & Last Name 

DEADLINE May 31, 2019 

Questions? Email us.

2019-2020 Cohort IX - SLA Session Calendar (Subject to Change)

Session No. 1:  July 20 (Interviews), July 21, 2019 Session 1
Iowa City, IA

Session No. 2: September 12-14, 2019
Remote Session 

Session No. 3: October 16-19, 2019 
ALAS Education Summit in Orlando, FL

Session No. 4: November 7-9, 2019 
Iowa City, IA

Session No. 5: January 9-12, 2020 
Phoenix, AZ

Session No. 6:  February 13-15, 2020

Session No. 7: April 26-28, 2020 
Washington, DC

Pending Legislative Calendar

Session No. 8: May 2020
Denver, CO