April 12—Airport Holiday Inn and Conference Center, Des Moines
Strong policies set the foundation for a board to achieve its goals. Join policy and legal experts from across the state to explore important topics including cybersecurity, harassment prevention, emerging legal issues, employee relations and more. Learn best practices, take home proactive tips and hear from your peers from across the state.
April 19–May 9
These seminars provide attendees the most up-to-date information on employee benefit compliance.
April 19–May 9
Each spring Jester Insurance, in partnership with IASB, offers workshops in different regions of the state to allow participants (both insurance agents and school leaders) the opportunity to learn more about managing risk through discussion of a variety of risk topics, such as board member liability, workers compensation and property liability and loss.
Fiscal Management Conference
July 18—Iowa State Center, Ames
Explore the fiscal opportunities and challenges facing public education today. Keynote speakers and breakout session presenters focus on current issues and trends affecting school finance. Also, hear a detailed account of how the bills passed by the 2018 Legislature will impact your district.
New Superintendents' Conference
September 19—Staybridge Suites, West Des Moines
The Iowa School Finance & Leadership Consortium, co-sponsored by IASB and the Institute for Educational Leadership at UNI, welcomes educational leaders new to the superintendency and new to the state of Iowa. This one-day conference will provide you with a thorough introduction to Iowa school finance and other information essential to your success as a superintendent. No registration fee.
Employee Relations Conference
Oct. 18—Prairie Meadows Conference Center, Altoona
Your goal is to promote positive relations with employees to encourage an environment that supports innovative approaches to teaching and learning. Just as important is the responsibility to maintain efficient, cost-effective organizational operations. This day-long conference features experts who will examine issues and help you be prepared.
73rd Annual Convention
Nov. 14-16—Iowa Events Center, Des Moines
Come join us for our annual convention! Be inspired by renowned keynote speakers, expand your knowledge at our workshops, and network with other Iowa education leaders and vendors.
Iowa School Finance & Leadership Consortium (ISFLC)
Dec. 11-12, 2018 and Feb. 19-20, 2019—The Meadows Conference Center, Altoona
Iowa school finance is complex. ISFLC allows the participant to spend a day and a half looking in depth on one aspect of district finance—budget development; internal control, financial statements, current fiscal topics are just a few of the topics to choose from. For more information, visit the ISFLC website