Finalist for 2020 National Superintendent of the Year

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Superintendent Michael P. Nagler, Ed.D., has been named as a finalist by The School Superintendents Association for the 2020 National Superintendent of the Year®. He was chosen for this honor after being named New York State Superintendent of the Year in October. Dr. Nagler is one of four finalists for the title.

In its 33rd year, the National Superintendent of the Year® program is open to all U.S. superintendents who plan to continue in the profession. Dr. Nagler was measured against the following criteria:

* Leadership for learning – creativity in successfully meeting the needs of students in the school system
* Communication – strength in both personal and organizational communication
* Professionalism – constant improvement of administrative knowledge and skills, while providing professional development opportunities and motivation to others on the education team
* Community involvement – active participation in local community activities and an understanding of regional, national and international issues

Co-sponsored by AASA, AIG Retirement Services and First Student, the 2020 National Superintendent of the Year® will be announced during AASA’s National Conference on Education, Feb. 13-15, 2020, in San Diego, Calif. Should Dr. Nagler win, a $10,000 college scholarship will be presented to a student in the high school from which he graduated.