EPIC 2018 Registration

Posted on October 27, 2017
epic 2018 registration

Butler University and the Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents (IAPSS), in collaboration with the College of Education and the Lacy School of Business, proudly presents EPIC, a groundbreaking leadership excellence program for Indiana’s Public School Superintendents.  EPIC is designed to position Superintendents for dynamic leadership in their districts.  Based on the feedback provided by […]

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October IAPSS President’s Message

Posted on October 18, 2017
jeff butts iapss president

October means that we are officially in the Fall season and the weather is beginning to change. For many of our districts, the end of the first quarter, parent/teacher conferences, and Fall Break all happen this month. With all that occurs during the month of October, I am again reminded that the Superintendent’s job is […]

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From The Executive Director

Posted on October 18, 2017
IAPSS Executive Director’s October Newsletter

The IAPSS/ISBA Fall conference just concluded. The conference located at the Indianapolis convention center was a huge success that was well attended by Indiana school board members and superintendents. We had a record number of vendors with excellent exhibits for our members to view. The General session keynote was presented by Dr. Gene Glass. His […]

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AASA Launches I Love Public Education Campaign

Posted on September 28, 2017

In July, AASA launched the I Love Public Education campaign, an ongoing effort to highlight the success and opportunities of public education and demonstrate how public schools develop future generations of successful students. Following the AASA governing board’s unanimous adoption of the Resolution in Support of Public Education, it’s time to take the message to […]

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President’s Message

Posted on September 21, 2017
Dr. Butts

The Superintendent’s job is the greatest job in the world. Don’t ever underestimate the importance of your role in your district and your community. The membership of IAPSS is providing incredible leadership across Indiana. And, with several of our partners, we are leveraging that leadership to ensure the very best opportunities for our scholars, educators, […]

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District News from Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation

Posted on August 29, 2017

Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation (BCSC) has been an innovative leader for the implementation of Universal Design for Learning (UDL) district-wide for over a decade. CAST Professional Learning has partnered with BCSC to host an event on September 19 to 20 onsite for educators, administrators, district leaders, coaches, curriculum designers, technology specialists, and education specialists to […]

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President’s Message

Posted on August 14, 2017
Dr. Jeff Butts

The Superintendent’s job is the greatest job in the world. It may also be one of the most stressful. Even though we are just coming off of summer, when was the last time you really took a moment to reflect on why you do what you do? Why you started doing it in the first […]

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Executive Director’s Report

Posted on August 10, 2017
Executive Director

Here we are in August and we already have several school districts in session. The advent of the balanced calendar has changed our school world. However, this change has made it difficult for IAPSS to schedule some its regular meetings with Indiana school superintendents, but we adapt and overcome. The calendar is set for most […]

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Report: Private School Voucher Proposal Creates Tax Shelter For Wealthy; Would ‘Starve’ Public Schools Of Critical Funds

Posted on May 30, 2017
exchanging money

Legislation pending in Congress would create new opportunities for corporations and successful investors to earn huge profits by transferring public funding to private schools, according to a report released today by AASA, The School Superintendents Association, and the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy. Read the whole article. […]

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Standing Up for Public Education – President’s Message

Posted on May 9, 2017
Jeff Hendrix

On June 9, 2017, a historic event will take place in Indianapolis, Indiana. That event will be a change in the IAPSS Executive Committee leadership team. The Installation of Dr. Jeff Butts as our new President will occur along with the installation of Dr. Thomas Edington, President-Elect; Mr. John Hunter, Vice-President; Dr. Tracy Lorey, Secretary; […]

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