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



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. 



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

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Get on Board with School Board Elections

Interested in serving on your local school board? The Iowa Association of School Boards (IASB) provides information for community members who are interested in serving on their local school board. School board members are elected by their local communities in an election held the first Tuesday after the first Monday of November in odd-numbered years. Check out IASB's election resources and key dates today!

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Register for IASB's 74th Annual Convention/DELEGATE ASSEMBLY Today!

Convention and Delegate Assembly registration is now open! Join us Nov. 20-21 for IASB's 74th Annual Convention! This year's keynote speakers include Sir Ken Robinson and Hamish Brewer! Check out our convention page for the latest information and resources. For hotel reservations, cancellations and questions, visit the lodging page.

SCHED, the digital convention program, is NOW LIVE! You can browse all 30+ education sessions and deeper dialogues, workshops, keynoter information and the full calendar of events for Nov. 20-21. New to SCHED? Check out a three minute instructional video to get you started!

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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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