NACSACon 2022: Excellence from Communities

NACSACon 2022: Excellence from Communities

Registration for our annual leadership conference, NACSACon, is now open!

We want you to join us in Minneapolis, October 24 – 27, to celebrate centering communities and being back together!


Professional Development

Advance your skills as a professional in your field. Learn how to apply real-world knowledge to your unique context by participating in our sessions and workshops. Be empowered to lead, filled with knowledge and resources.

Speaker Expertise

Learn from experienced authorizers and experts in the field. Dialogue with peers who have experienced success and know how to improve public education. Explore top authorizing and national education issues in a variety of session formats, from workshops to insight talks to Pecha Kucha.


Enjoy opportunities to learn from and connect with peers from across the country. Return home with new and strengthened relationships with other professionals. Further your work and advance your career.

Perks and Fun

Indulge in delicious food and drinks at our receptions. Explore local sights and flavors through walking tours, school visits, and cultural events. Leave with new friends, great connections, and renewed energy.


Interested in sharing your knowledge, insight and expertise?

NACSA values your knowledge and expertise. We understand that our NACSACon sessions are invaluable resources because of those who choose to share their stories, experiences, and resources. We want you to help our conference attendees better understand the innovative policies and practices that center communities.

Become a NACSACon presenter by submitting your proposal before our July 2 deadline! 

The Authorizing 101 Workshop

NACSA’s Authorizing 101 Workshop is designed for individuals looking to gain a high-level understanding of authorizing best practices. Registrants will gain a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of quality authorizing practices through asynchronous learning modules that are assigned as pre-work. On-site, learners will engage in scenario-based activities to reinforce their learnings alongside others in the field.

The in-person session will take place the day before the 2022 NACSA Leadership Conference so that learners may maximize their Conference experience the following 3 days.


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