Applications Closed for 2021 New York State Superintendent of Year

October 1, 2020

Nominations and applications for the 2021 New York State Superintendent of Year are now closed for the 2021 application process.

  • August 15, 2020 – Nominations were due using AASA’s online portal. The deadline was extended due to the current demands of educational leaders under the pandemic.

  • October 1, 2020 – Final applications were due using AASA’s online portal.

  • October 2020 – Distinguished Service Committee met and selected New York State’s candidate.

  • November 1, 2020 – Final New York State representative submitted to AASA’s National Superintendent of the Year process.

  • November 10, 2020 – New York State Superintendent of the Year announced.

  • January 8, 2021 – AASA announces final four candidates and they participate in virtual interviews and a moderated press briefing.

  • February 18-19, 2021 – National Superintendent of the Year is announced at AASA’s Virtual National Conference of Education.

  • March 8, 2021 – New York State Superintendent of the Year honored at the 2021 Winter Institute & Lobby Day, March 7-9, 2021.


2022 Winter Institute:
  Creating A Culture of Innovation and Imagination

Albany Capital Center
Albany, NY 

March 6-8, 2022

Keynote Speaker Dan Cockerell, a 26-Year Disney Veteran, who was Vice President of Magic Kingdom,
will share his insights on exceptional leadership and how to build a strong culture for your school teams. 

Our Call for Education Proposals is now closed. Access our Registration and housing websites to register today!