Oct 2019 IAPSS Newsletter

Posted on November 12, 2019

From the president As the weather turns cooler, and the leaves fade from vibrant color to dingy gray, a quick glance at the calendar indicates that it is already November. The year is passing quickly. I fondly recall the days gone by. The warm aroma of a roasting turkey stuffed with oyster dressing, laughter of […]

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IAPSS Presidents Letter – October

Posted on November 12, 2019

John Hunter As the weather turns cooler, and the leaves fade from vibrant color to dingy gray, a quick glance at the calendar indicates that it is already November. The year is passing quickly. I fondly recall the days gone by. The warm aroma of a roasting turkey stuffed with oyster dressing, laughter of aunts […]

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EP 35: Indiana public school news and policy

Posted on August 1, 2019

Mr. Adam VanOsdel is a Senior Editor at Hannah News Services, and might be known from his numerous public speaking engagements. Mr VanOsdel has been instrumental in shaping the conversation about Indiana public schools news and policy, and has the ability to look at education from various lenses. He has been a tremendous asset to […]

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June 2019 IAPSS Newsletter

Posted on June 25, 2019

From the president “I’m happier than a tornado in a trailer park!”  For those who follow Disney movies, you may recognize that phrase from Nader in Cars.  I am humbled and honored to serve as president of IAPSS for the 2019-2020 school year.  I look forward to continued collaboration with those of you that I […]

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IAPSS Presidents Letter – June

Posted on June 25, 2019

John Hunter “I’m happier than a tornado in a trailer park!”  For those who follow Disney movies, you may recognize that phrase from Nader in Cars.  I am humbled and honored to serve as president of IAPSS for the 2019-2020 school year.  I look forward to continued collaboration with those of you that I know […]

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From the Executive Director

Posted on June 25, 2019

Dr. J. T. Coopman, Executive Director Following the legislative session, IAPSS quickly moved to the Spring District meetings held in all eight IAPSS districts located throughout the state. IAPSS business was conducted with appointment of district chairs, and committee appointments made, as well as plans for the district superintendents of the year nominations. Very informative […]

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NEWS RELEASE

Posted on June 6, 2019

INDIANA ASSOCIATION OF PUBLIC SCHOOL SUPERINTENDENTS One North Capitol, Suite 1215, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 June 6, 2019 FOR MORE INFORMATION: Dr. John T. Coopman, Executive Director 317-639-0336 PRESS RELEASE: IAPSS INSTALLATION LUNCHEON The Indiana Association of Public School Superintendents will install its officers for the 2019-2020 membership year on Friday, June 7, 2019.   The […]

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IAPSS Presidents Letter – May

Posted on May 30, 2019

Tom Edington, President “Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.” – Robert Schuller The end of a school year brings closure, graduation, and celebration for students, staff, parents, and the community. Yet, for superintendents, it is also a time […]

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May 2019 IAPSS Newsletter

Posted on May 30, 2019

How Schools Can Spend Time More Wisely: 4 Big Tips from Daniel Pink Best-selling author Daniel Pink breaks down how schools can improve the use of time during a keynote address at Education Week’s 2019 Leaders to Learn From event.    —T.J. Kirkpatrick for Education Week Scheduling for educators is a difficult aspect of the profession. Author Daniel […]

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From the Executive Director

Posted on May 30, 2019

Dr. J.T. Coopman This 2019 General Assembly Session had many twists and turns, but in reality, some good outcomes for Indiana schools. We had anticipated an attack on administrator’s salary, but, fortunately, that did not materialize. However, for the first time in recent memory, IAPSS along with other associations were asked for our input especially […]

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