Our Vision

The vision of AMA ESD is to Provide innovative and responsive services through leadership, collaboration, and support.

Our Mission

The mission of AMA Educational Service District is to Promote a culture of educational excellence for our local districts through effective communication, advocacy, and high quality programs and services.

Our Core Values

  • Service:  An essential value of the AMA ESD is service to our local districts. Service is being an indispensable resource through professional expertise, coaching, collaboration, and timely response.
  • Collaboration: Collaboration is collectively working together with openness to the ideas of others to achieve the best possible outcomes.
  • Leadership: Leadership is inspiring others to enact and engage in a shared vision through and respect. AMA ESD leads by modeling, coaching, and supporting best practice.
  • Empowerment: Empowerment is individually and collaboratively helping local districts to build capacity and to maximize the quality of education for students
  • Urgency: The work of the AMA ESD is urgent because it affects the lives of students, families and districts.
  • Communication: Effective communication is the process of sending and receiving information to spread knowledge, build relationships and create transparency. Communication is the foundation of collaboration.
  • Equity: Equity of programs and services is based on the needs of each individual district. This is achieved through continuous dialogue and data analysis.
  • Advocacy: Advocacy is giving voice to and support for innovative ideas, the needs of our local districts, and the needs of students and families served by our program.