Contributing to an emerging superintendents’ voice on vital national issues with representation in Washington, D.C. NETWORKING AND COMMUNITIES
Networks connect, communities care. At NASS, we aim to provide both experiences through relevant opportunities where you can connect and build relationships with other superintendents locally or from across the country via our online community, social networks, and in-person at association events. CONFIDENTIAL PEER ADVISORS
A one-to-one introduction to a member of NASS Peer Advisor Team. The team is made up of current and retired superintendents with more than seven (7) years of demonstrated success. It commands a wealth and diversity of knowledge and experience, and its members are committed to assisting other members who are dealing with pressing professional issues in a safe, confidential environment. SPECIALIZED CAREER RESOURCES
Tips, templates, and advice focused on the needs of superintendent candidates, including a sample application letter, resume formats, superintendent interview questions, and tips for answering tricky questions, interview pointers, and much more. THE SUPERINTENDENT’S WAREHOUSE
A growing collection of resources centered on the job’s unique needs and challenges. It offers the means to boost achievement, including solutions to problems that waste time; tools and advice for improving management; sample documents and strategies for more effective leadership, innovative programs and ideas, and much more. PROJECT LEAD
Building a nation-wide grassroots campaign for meaningful educational reform. Together educators can restore confidence in our leadership and position ourselves to bring about the organized, rational, well-founded, and sustainable long-range policies our kids, our communities and our country so desperately want and need.
EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT ASSISTANCE INCLUDED WITH MEMBERSHIP Experienced professionals with advice regarding your own personal employment agreement, including solid language and a wide range of alternatives. PROFESSIONAL SUPPORT INCLUDED WITH MEMBERSHIP
Seasoned staff that can provide best practices for working with superintendent-board relationships, community complaints, and coping with staff friction. NEWS AND INFORMATION INCLUDED WITH MEMBERSHIP
Weekly national news clips, e-alerts and other resources to keep members up-to-date on the latest hot topics and trends in education across the nation. STRIKE PREPARATION ASSISTANCE INCLUDED WITH MEMBERSHIP
Expert guidance for dealing with a potential work stoppage. CRISIS COMMUNICATIONS INCLUDED WITH MEMBERSHIP
Crisis communications services to help manage any situation that requires public relations and media expertise, including strategic planning, research, assembly of talking points, and media relationships.
Plus other affinity benefits that are offered to NASS members at a special discounted rate:
CREDIT RESTORATION Our credit education services will assist you in challenging the credibt bureaus to remove inaccurate, obsolete, and erroneous items from your credit report.
PERSONAL AND FAMILY DISCOUNTS A benefit package offering discounts on personal needs, such as prescription, travel and shopping discounts, all for a reduced member-only fee.
PERSONAL LEGAL ASSISTANCE NASS is proud to partner with Legal Shield to provide members options for affordable legal assistance. For a small monthly fee, NASS members get access to advice and counsel from experienced attorneys on a unlimited number of personal legal issues. From traffic collisions to will preparation, bankruptcies to unqualified contractors, the experts at Legal Shield are only a phone call away.
ONLINE REPUTATION MANAGEMENT A consultation, report and strategy to strengthen your online professional presence. Start the process at BeePageOne for $250. Visit http://beepageone.com/acsa-online-reputation-assessment.
DISCOUNTED AUTO AND HOME INSURANCE RATES California Casualty offers a complete line of personal auto and home insurance products tailored to fit NASS member needs. NASS members receive special negotiated group rates with extra benefits, such as, waving your comprehensive deductible for vandalism to your vehicle while parked at school.* Please call California Casualty’s at 866-680-5142 or visit www.calcas.com/educators for additional information. SOUTHWEST AIRLINES DISCOUNTS
Member discounts at Southwest Airlines. Book your travel through ACSA's business page using ACSA's company ID (99349902), enter your Rapid Rewards number, and watch discounts deepen as volume grows. Best of all, the ACSA corporate account can be used by anyone, personal or professional, and NASS members are encouraged to share the site with their colleagues, families and friends.