Alberto Carvalho, Superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, to Speak at 2019 National Policy Summit

Today the American Federation for Children announced that Alberto Carvalho will address attendees at the 2019 National Policy Summit in Chicago.
As Superintendent of Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Carvalho has overseen one of the nation’s largest school districts since 2008. Under his leadership Miami-Dade has become one of the highest performing urban districts in the nation. Read Superintendent Carvalho’s full bio here.
Statement from John Kirtley, Vice Chairman, American Federation of Children:
“Superintendent Carvalho has created one the most dynamic and high performing large school districts in the country. He embraces the idea that parents should be empowered to find the best learning environment for their children. His district now has over one hundred magnet schools, including some of the best schools in the country. He doesn’t fear competition; rather, he thrives on it. He is the most talented and progressive superintendent in the country.”

  • The American Federation for Children’s 10th Annual Policy Summit will take place on Wednesday, May 1, and Thursday, May 2, at Loews Chicago Hotel.
  • More information, including additional speakers and featured guests, can be found at
  • To register for the summit, e-mail Jana Gregg at


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