Aug
16
Tue
COSSBA Federal Advocacy Webinar @ Webinar
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
COSSBA Federal Advocacy Webinar @ Webinar

The Consortium of State School Boards Associations (COSSBA) of which PSBA is a member, is hosting an hour-long Federal Advocacy Webinar for school leaders on August 18 at noon. Experts at Bose Public Affairs will present on the proposed Title IX regulations and their impact on education in the U.S. Registration is complimentary for members, but limited. Visit COSSBA.org for registration details.

Sep
8
Thu
Urban Boards Alliance Symposium @ Omni Hotel on Centennial Park
Sep 8 @ 1:00 pm – Sep 9 @ 4:00 pm

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!

Visit https://www.cossba.org/symposium/ for registration and hotel reservations.

Sep
20
Tue
Fall Regional Meetings
Sep 20 @ 1:30 pm – Sep 22 @ 5:15 pm

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!

Locations

September 20: Eastern Region
Location TBA

September 21: Central Region
Location TBA

September 22: Western Region
Location TBA

Time

Meetings are anticipated to begin at 1:30 pm and end no later than 5:15 pm.

Agenda

Agendas are being finalized. Below is the expected timeframe.

Draft Agenda
1:00-1:30 pm        Registration
1:30-2:15 pm        General Session
2:30-3:15 pm        Session 1
3:20-4:05 pm        Session 2
4:10-4:55 pm        Session 3
5:00-5:15 pm        Closing Remarks

Regional Membership

Click here to see a list of school districts by region. Although school districts are divided by region, feel free to attend the meeting most convenient for you. Participating board members will receive 4 hours of training credit.

 

Oct
12
Wed
Fall Law Conference @ Renaissance Asheville
Oct 12 @ 12:30 pm – Oct 14 @ 1:00 pm

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.

Registration is $199 per day.

Nov
14
Mon
Annual Conference for Board Member Development @ Sheraton Greensboro
Nov 14 @ 8:00 am – Nov 16 @ 11:00 am

Save the date and check back for conference details at www.ncsba.org/training/annual-conference.

Dec
8
Thu
Core Training @ NCSBA Office
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am – Dec 9 @ 3:00 pm

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.

 

Dec
12
Mon
Core Training @ NCSBA Office
Dec 12 @ 10:00 am – Dec 13 @ 3:00 pm

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.

 

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