Marcelo Cavazos

Marcelo Cavazos began his career as an English teacher in Mission CISD in 1990 and has worked at McAllen ISD, Mercedes ISD and San Benito CISD, as well as the Texas Education Agency. He joined Arlington ISD as associate superintendent for instruction in 1999 and has served as superintendent since December of 2012. He has also served as a lecturer for the University of Texas at Arlington’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and was named 2016 Texas Superintendent of the Year.

I am always excited to come to this conference with my colleagues and learn a few new things about professional learning. This is also a place to meet enthusiastic educators who are dedicated to elevating their profession and work hard every day to improve lives of their students.

— Alica Unruh

The Annual Learning Forward Conference is the best professional development offered each year.  It allows you to personalize your learning and focus on what you need to continue growing.B

— Brian Faulkner