ALAS-U will be the driving force that increases upward mobility for students, teachers, and administrators within the Latino educational community. It positions them to serve the broader community with effectiveness, acceptance, and respect.
The mission of ALAS-U is to develop and support current and aspiring Latino educators. ALAS-U helps them advance into positions of leadership through mentorship, networking, access and professional development.
Increase the number of Latino educational leaders at the school district and state level.
Create significant and meaningful opportunities for professional learning
Seek out and honor authentic leader success within the Latino educational community
Follow up by advocating on behalf of Latino leaders
Become a state-wide organization that wields influence and earns respect within Utah's educational community.