NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Miami-Dade Superintendent of Schools Alberto M. Carvalho has won the national Superintendent of the Year award.

Carvalho traveled to Tennessee to attend the national conference of AASA.

The School Superintendents Association's conference was held at the Nashville Music City Convention Center on Thursday.

In December, Carvalho was named Florida's Superintendent of the Year by the Florida Association of District School Superintendents.