Join AASCD in January!

Don't Miss Our Winter Conference January 27-28, 2020

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Don't Miss This Powerful Learning Opportunity!

Join educators from around the state for the Alabama Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (AASCD) winter conference. The two-day conference will explore effective practices designed to transform teaching and learning in school districts throughout the state. Make connections and take home tools and strategies to understand and implement effective practices in classrooms, schools, and districts. Join AASCD and improve your skills as you participate in this powerful professional learning opportunity.

AASCD Winter Conference 2020

Monday, Jan. 27th, 8am to Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 2pm

3590 Grandview Parkway

Birmingham, AL

Call the Marriott Birmingham at 888-855-7741 to reserve your hotel room. Ask for the Alabama ASCD group room rate $129/night plus taxes and fees. Group room rate expires January 10, 2020.

Tentative Agenda

Monday, January 27, 2020


8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration


9:00 am - 12:00 pm General Session


  • Greetings: Vic Wilson, CLAS
  • Introductions: Brenda Rickett, AASCD
  • Membership Has Its Privileges: Jane Cobia, AASCD
  • Keynote Speaker: Transforming Feedback for Professional Learning
    Joellen Killion, Learning Forward


12:00 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch Sponsored by Classworks & Renaissance Learning


1:15 pm - 4:30 pm Breakout Sessions


  • Professional Ethics: It's So Much More than Misconduct
    Speaker TBA
  • Building Collective Efficacy in Our Schools: A Story of Research Into Practice
    Speaker TBA
  • Setting Up a Successful Coaching Program
    Joellen Killion


4:45 pm - 5:45 pm AASCD Board Meeting


Tuesday, January 28, 2020


8:00 am - 9:15 am Breakout Sessions


  • Feedback Is NOT the F-Word: Giving People-Friendly Feedback
    Avis Williams, Selma City Schools
  • Cultivating 21st Century Learners
    Daniel Boyd, ALSDE
  • Crucial Conversations
    Kathy Murphy, Hoover City Schools


9:30 am - 10:45 am Breakout Sessions


  • When Our Grades Don't Add Up
    Andrew Maxey, Tuscaloosa City Schools
  • Using Data to Make Informed Coaching Decisions
    Daniel Boyd, ALSDE
  • The Coaching Connection: One System's Journey
    Patrick Chappell, Laura Tate, Lisa Littlejohn, and Leslie Tanner, Homewood City Schools


11:00 am - 12:15 pm Breakout Sessions


  • When Our Grades Don't Add Up
    Andrew Maxey, Tuscaloosa City Schools
  • Using Data to Make Informed Coaching Decisions
    Daniel Boyd, ALSDE
  • Realigning for Success: An Unfinished Story
    Shelley Hollis, Sheffield City Schools


12:15 pm - 2:00 pm Awards Luncheon


  • Presentation of Awards
  • Introduction of Speaker: Carlos Nelson, AASCD
  • Keynote Speaker: Eric Mackey, ALSDE
  • Closing Remarks: Jane Cobia, AASCD


2:00 pm Adjournment

Register Now & Access Handouts

AASCD Members $249. AASCD Non-Members $299.

Exhibitor Registration

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