Registration is open for the Consortium of State School Boards Associations first Urban Boards Alliance Symposium. This meeting is perfect for those interested in learning about effective practices and strategies to address issues for students and schools in challenging environments. Registration is limited to the first 300 registrants, so sign up today!
NCSBA will hold its fall regional meetings September 20-22. These meetings are a redesign of the former district meetings and will be held each fall and spring of the year. Register for the meeting of your choice and enjoy the opportunity to fellowship and network with school board members in your region!
September 20: Eastern Region Location TBA
September 21: Central Region Location TBA
September 22: Western Region Location TBA
Meetings are anticipated to begin at 1:30 pm and end no later than 5:15 pm.
Agendas are being finalized. Below is the expected timeframe.
This year’s Fall Law Conference will be October 12-14 at the Renaissance Asheville hotel. Designed for board members, administrators, and board attorneys, this conference is a great opportunity to learn the latest on several significant education law issues.
Core Training is NCSBA’s foundational sessions for new and veteran board members. Formerly called School Board 101, participants learn to strengthen their governance skills and solidify their boardsmanship foundation.
This two-day session will cover leadership, advocacy, and the required ethics training for school board members. Core Training topics include:
Leadership Training – basic boardsmanship dos and don’ts, board/superintendent roles and responsibilities, school finance, and school board liability.
Advocacy Training – board members’ advocacy work, a legislative update on current issues, NCSBA’s member-approved legislative agenda, and a how-to talk on effectively engaging legislators.
School Law Training – the required ethics training for school board members, maintaining legally compliant policies for schools, and access to NC’s open meetings law and public records law videos.