Florida Association for District School Superintendents

  • Legislative Platform

    Superintendents want Florida to lead the nation in K-12 education. We need legislation that will give us the financial resources and also remove the restrictive obstacles that hinder progress towards that end. Read more

  • Florida Education Investment Trust Fund

    The Florida Association of District School Superintendents and the Florida School Boards Association have created the Florida Education Investment Trust Fund (FEITF). Read more

  • Empowering Effective Teachers

    Empowering Effective Teaching (EET)

    The EET is a partnership between the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and The Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS) to ensure that all FLorida students graduate from high school prepared to succeed in college and career. Read more

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Events

 
  • FADSS Mental Health Convening for District Teams
    Date: October 22-24, 2018
    Location: JW Marriott, Orlando, Florida
  • Developing Superior Teams
    Date: October 31 - November 2, 2018
    Location: Eckerd College, St. Pete, Florida
  • Board of Directors Meeting at the FSBA/FADSS Joint Conference
    Date: November 28, 2018
    Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Tampa, Florida
  • FSBA/FADSS Joint Conference (CEOLDP Renewal)
    Date: November 28-30, 2018
    Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Tampa, Florida
  • Institute for Administrative Assistants/Secretaries to Superintendents and School Boards
    Date: January 30 - February 1, 2019
    Location: Renaissance Hotel International Plaza, Tampa, Florida
  • Board of Directors Meeting at the Spring Leadership Conference
    Date: March 13, 2019
    Location: University Center Club at FSU, Tallahassee, Florida
  • Spring Leadership Conference
    Date: March 13-15, 2019
    Location: University Center Club at FSU, Tallahassee, Florida
  • Developing Superior Teams
    Date: June 2019
    Location: Eckerd College, St. Pete, Florida
  • Board of Directors Meeting at the FSBA/FADSS Joint Conference
    Date: June 12, 2019
    Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Tampa, Florida
  • FSBA/FADSS Joint Conference
    Date: June 12-14, 2019
    Location: Grand Hyatt Hotel, Tampa, Florida

In the News  

On behalf of Florida school districts, the Florida Association of District School Superintendents Florida superintendent sends letter to Gov. Rick Scott requesting that remaining unused funds allocated to the Guardian Program be dispersed to school districts for other safety-related needs and not revert funds to the state General Revenue fund.

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The Florida Supreme Court released its ruling today removing Amendment 8 from the November ballot.

Florida Supreme Court Removes Amendment 8 from ballot,
Tampa Bay Times, 9/7/18

In a narrowly divided 4-3 decision, the Florida Supreme Court on Friday ruled Amendment 8 should remain off the ballot. It upheld the order of Leon County Judge John Cooper, who found the measure's title and summary misleading.


FADSS 2018-19 Board of Directors Installation  

FADSS 2018-19 Board of Directors Installation during FADSS Summer Planning Retreat

A complete list of FADSS 2018-19 board of directors can be found here.


Pictured from l-r:

Debra Pace, Osceola County School District, Director at Large
Scott Bass, Glades County School District, Area VI Director
Tom Russell, Volusia County School District, Area IV Director
Bill Husfelt, Bay County Public Schools, Treasurer
Rick Shirley, Sumter County School District, President
Mike Grego, Pinellas County School District, Vice President
Kurt Browning, Pasco County School District, President-Elect  

Not pictured:
Sam Himmel, Citrus County School District, Secretary
Joe Taylor, Washington County School District, Area I Director
Ken Kenworthy, Okeechobee County School District, Area V Director
Larry Moore, Jackson County School District, Director at Large

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