Policy Reference Manual
The IASB Policy Reference Manual is an online subscription-based service that provides subscribing districts with on demand access to more than 430 sample policies, administrative regulations, and exhibits (forms) needed by school districts to comply with state and federal laws and to effectively operate a school district. Subscribers to the IASB Policy Reference Manual also receive a subscription to the Policy Primer
update service at no additional charge. Cost: $750 per year.
Access the online Policy Reference Manual
using your username and password from any device.
Members may subscribe by contacting Marte Brightman at email@example.com
or (515) 247-7048.
The changes to sample policy documents are issued to subscribing districts via the Policy Primer, an online subscription-based service that provides a detailed description of changes that have been made to IASB sample policy documents contained in the IASB Policy Reference Manual. The Policy Primer is issued to reflect changes or clarifications in federal and state law or when a new policy is added because of demand regarding new issues in the field. Cost: $300 per year.
Online Access: Access the online Policy Primer using your username and password from any device.
To Subscribe: Members may subscribe by contacting Marte Brightman at firstname.lastname@example.org, or (515) 247-7048.
FY 2017 Policy Updates
A listing of IASB sample policy updates , including exhibits and regulations, completed or scheduled for completion during the FY 2017 fiscal year ending June 30, 2017.
Policy Manual Review
A policy manual review includes a side-by-side comparison of a district’s policy documents against the IASB Policy Reference Manual sample policy documents and the mandatory policy list. Upon completion, the district is provided with a list of suggested revisions to bring a district’s policy manual into legal compliance. Cost: $1000.
Custom Policy Manual Review
A custom policy manual review involves consultations with the board/superintendent team and a complete overhaul of the district’s policy manual. IASB policy staff analyze and edit the district’s policies for content and consistency through a thorough process that encourages and supports the board in achieving district goals. Cost: $7500.
There are certain policies mandated by state and/or federal law that school districts must adopt and keep current. Go here to use this list to ensure your board has the required policies. Subscribers should refer to the IASB Policy Reference Manual for the most recent versions. Note that your district may number policies differently than the IASB Policy Reference Manual, so districts should also verify the title.
NSBA 2017 Federal Policies Listing
For more information or to join, contact Marte Brightman at email@example.com
or (515) 247-7048.
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