ABOUT CALSA

Mission

The California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators (CALSA) is a community of diverse educational leaders skilled in addressing the needs of Latino/a students and dedicated to increasing the number of highly effective Latino/a administrators.

Purpose

The California Association of Latino Superintendents and Administrators is a professional association that advocates for the continued development and placement of Latino educational leaders who are committed to quality public education.

Goals:

  • Provide leadership in school administration and instructional capacity.

  • Work cooperatively with other state and national administrative organizations to promote and advocate for quality public education.

  • Provide mentoring opportunities for aspiring Latino educators.

  • Provide networking opportunities for all members of the Association.

  • Provide professional assistance to community groups, boards of education, and other leaders in, or related to, the field of education.

  • Initiate research and provide data necessary to develop educational programs, which meet the educational needs of the community served by the membership.

  • To serve as a source of information for employment opportunities in school administration.

  • To provide members opportunities for professional growth activities.