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ALAS 2024: Recalibrate for Leadership Impact

Professional Learning Retreat for K-12 Leaders

Held over three weekends at the Sheraton Suites, 1989 Front St, Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221. Online attendance is also available. ALAS is brought to you by the Telego Center for Educational Improvement, and Professional Learning Services at Ashland University, divisions of eAshland, and our educational leadership sponsors.

Columbus City Schools Emerging Leaders '23

ALAS 2024: January 5-6, February 2-3, March 1-2

Fridays: Jan. 5, Feb. 2, March 1


  • 5:30 p.m. Reception and Banquet
  • 7 - 8 p.m. Welcome and Keynote


  • 6:45 - 8:30 p.m. Log-in, Welcome and Keynote

Saturdays: Jan. 6, Feb. 3, March 2


  • 7 - 8 a.m. Breakfast
  • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Welcome and Leadership Workshops


  • 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. Log-in, Welcome and Leadership Workshops

What's ALAS? Join us!


Registration & Rates

Workshop costs include a copy of this year’s book, 33 hours of professional learning in leadership, and, if attending in-person, meals (Friday evening banquet, Saturday morning breakfast and Saturday lunch). In order to earn 3 graduate credits from Ashland University, leaders must attend all three weekends, register for graduate credit and complete assigned coursework. 

  • In-Person Workshop Only (no grad credit): $900

  • Virtual Workshop Only (no grad credit): $750

  • 3 Graduate Credits: $600

  • In-Person Workshop + Graduate Credit: $1,500

  • Virtual Workshop + Graduate Credit: $1,350


We are still accepting registrations for ALAS 2024, depending on your needs.

Fill out this form and we'll be in touch!

ALAS Book Study

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This year's book is Recalibrate the Culture by Jimmy Casas.
  • Please fill out the form below and expect 1-2 weeks for shipping. Shipping is included with your ALAS registration.



ALAS Sponsors

If your business or organization would like to become an ALAS sponsor, please contact Michelle D'Ambrosio, Manager, Telego Center for Educational Improvement, at mdambros@ashland.edu.

Hotel Group Rates

ALAS is held at the Sheraton Suites in Cuyahoga Falls. Group rates are $124 per night. Please book your room(s) for each weekend using the links below. (If you are attending all three weekends, you will need to use all three links).

January 5-6, 2024 

Book rooms for Weekend 1 

February 2-3, 2024 

Book rooms for Weekend 2 

March 1-2, 2024 

Book rooms for Weekend 3 


Contact Information