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Vision & Voice for Public Education



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.

Register for IASB's Fiscal Management Conference!

Fiscal Management Conference Registration Now Open

Financial planning and oversight are some of the most important responsibilities of school boards. Monitoring the budget and ensuring funds are spent transparently to accomplish district goals are crucial elements to sustaining and enhancing district resources. However, when faced with financial oversight, some board members may not feel comfortable or overly knowledgeable. We’re here to help—with strategies, tips and tools from expert speakers to strengthen your financial oversight toolbox.

Attend IASB's 2019 Fiscal Management Conference to hear from fantastic featured speakers, such as Rob Sand, Dave Roederer, Amy Harris and members of the education committee.

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74th Annual Convention

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. Registration opens Aug. 7.

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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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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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Complete the FY 2020 teacher comp and benefits survey!

Complete the Teacher Compensation and Benefits Survey

Each year IASB collects and analyzes salary and benefits data as a benefit to member districts, compiled from the Teacher Compensation and Benefits Survey. For questions, email Eric Howard or call (515) 247-7050.

Complete the Survey