YOUNGSTOWN — Youngstown City School District CEO Justin Jennings earned his national superintendent certification this week through the American Association of School Administrators.
The certification qualifies Jennings to serve as a school district superintendent throughout the United States.
“I’m proud that I’ve completed the program and earned my certification from the esteemed AASA,” Jennings said in a news release. “The knowledge and skills gleaned from the program will help me as I work to improve the Youngstown City School District to ensure we provide our scholars with the highest quality education.”
AASA offers a curriculum that focuses on transformational leadership, effective instructional leadership and continuous school improvement; understanding and ensuring equity; navigating community, state and national politics; the impact of economic pressures and budgeting and other areas.