Change Your Future, Attend the AFSA 15th Triennial Constitutional Convention!

Exploring the Changing Landscape of Public Education

Join AFSA at our 15th Triennial Constitutional Convention July 26-29, 2018 at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. During this convention, there will be a focus on the many challenges we are facing in both education and labor. Delegates will discuss and debate a wide range of critical issues, including:

  • Confronting existing barriers that hinder success in our schools and for our children
  • Exploring many of the factors which are influencing the “changing landscape of public education”
  • Learning mechanisms to use reform efforts to improve access and quality to all students




Convention highlights include:

  • Adoption of Resolutions
  • Enact Amendments to the AFSA Constitution
  • Election of Officers
  • Speakers, Panels and Workshops on Education and Labor Trends 
  • Education Products Exhibitors
  • Open to all AFSA Members (Local Affiliates designate their Delegates to vote at the convention Business Meeting)


On Thursday, July 26th, from 1pm to 4 pm, AFSA will hold four pre-conference sessions, addressing critical challenges school leaders currently face in public education.

Please take a moment to read the session descriptions here, and then please complete this RSVP form and mail to the AFSA office.

Book your hotel room & learn more about reservations here


Run Your Union! Submit Your Resolutions!

One of the most important missions of the convention is the discussion and adoption of resolutions. The resolutions will provide direction for AFSA moving forward. As a school leader and a valued member of AFSA, it is your voice that is most important in this process. Don’t miss this opportunity to make your voice heard and tell us what matters to you by submitting your own resolution(s). All resolutions will be considered by the AFSA Resolutions Committee, which will submit the official resolutions to the AFSA convention. 

Please send your resolutions to 


Stay Connected, Download the AFSA App

Don’t miss out on the action! Download the free American Federation of School Administrators app on your smartphone available here. With the app, you can:

  • View and create your own convention schedule
  • Review the convention resolutions
  • Receive live updates and member alerts
  • Navigate your way using the map directory
  • See photos day by day
  • Have easy access all year round to AFSA’s news, events and more

Marketing & Partnership Opportunities

Exhibits & Sponsorship Opportunities

With more than 20,000 members, AFSA is the only education union on a national level that represents principals and other school leaders, from San Juan to Chicago, from New York to California’s Bay Area-professionals committed to securing a brighter future for today’s students.

Our members include individuals who recommend or make purchasing decisions on instructional programs, administrative operations and other school-based programs.

When you join us as a partner, you have an open door to communicate and connect with these school leaders through AFSA’s triennial convention, regional/local meetings, online webinars, and communication channels.

Opportunities for partners include:

  • Market and network with school leaders from the largest urban centers
  • Showcase commitment to public school education
  • Establish and maintain brand/product awareness
  • Build and strengthen relationships with members who recommend or make purchasing decisions on administrative operations and school-based programs
  • Support AFSA’s mission

AFSA Exhibitor Form

For more information contact:

Nicholas Spina

(202) 986-4209, Ext 104