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Toolbox

Find member resources on effective governance and management in the Toolbox - arranged by the major program areas managed by IASB staff experts. 




 

Advocacy

IASB is here to help you be a strong and effective voice for public education with our grassroots network, advocacy toolkits, and engagement in national issues. 




  

Education

School Board U is IASB's complete curriculum of learning experiences to support board/superintendent teams in governance and leadership.



Honor those who service your district and your students with a Service Recognition Award!

Service Recognition Awards

Spring is the perfect time to honor the people working hard to support your district and your students.

IASB currently offers four awards to help you recognize and celebrate individuals for their outstanding service, including a brand new Board President’s Engraved Gavel and Friend of Iowa Public Education Plaque! For more information, visit our Service Recognition Program page.

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Register for a webinar today!

NEW WEBINARS OPEN FOR REGISTRATION

IASB offers a range of webinars addressing topics and timely issues important to the governance roles of board teams. Our Action Advocacy webinar series provides board members with information and insider knowledge they need to advocate for the district. Several webinars are currently open for registration—visit our Digital Campus page to see what is available!

Webinars are complimentary for IASB members, and will be available to watch live or at a later date. Bonus: webinar participants earn five Better Boardsmanship credits!

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Register for IASB's 2019 2019 Policy Leadership & Legal Issues Conference

2019 POLICY LEADERSHIP & LEGAL ISSUES CONFERENCE REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Join us on April 18 for IASB's 2019 Policy Leadership and Legal Issues Conference, aptly titled “Effective Board Governance Helps Every Student Succeed”. The conference will provide a forum for school board members, superintendents, school business officials and other district staff to learn from key practitioners on Iowa’s open meetings law, financial oversight and ESSA-related topics of equity and family engagement, engage in candid and practical discussions with peers on ESSA-related topics, and choose from breakout sessions focused on timely and relevant legal issues.

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Register for Safety Group Risk Management Workshops today!

2019 IASB SAFETY GROUP RISK MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS

The Safety Group Insurance Program, an IASB Affiliated Program, will present these free workshops at four locations across the state. The workshops feature experts in the field who will cover timely and relevant risk management topics. The Safety Group program is committed to addressing the ongoing risk management and loss control needs of its member public school districts, area education agencies and community colleges.

Presented by Jester Insurance Services, Inc. in collaboration with IASB and EMC Insurance Companies, Safety Group members are invited to attend at no charge. Safety Group representatives will share their expertise, listen to member concerns and answer your most pressing risk management questions.

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