Webinar Series: Conversations with Board Presidents

In tandem with our new webinar series, The New Iowa Standards for School Leaders (ISSL) and the Impact on Superintendent Evaluation and Goal Setting, we're pleased to offer a series of webinars especially for board presidents! These webinars are free for IASB members.
 

Addressing Concerns & Complaints

May 26, 6–7 p.m. & May 27, Noon–1 p.m. (repeat offerings)
Every board member will likely encounter someone asking a question or airing a complaint. How does your board team equip themselves with strategies to appropriately help those with concerns? What works well for your team and what challenges still exist? Join this informal conversation and share strategies, tips and questions with fellow board presidents and IASB staff.  

This discussion will not be recorded. Participation earns five Better Boardmanship Award credits.

Register Now (May 26 Webinar)

Register Now (May 27 Webinar)
 

New Leadership Standards Discussion for Board Presidents

June 18, Noon–1 p.m.
This informal conversation on the new Iowa Standards for School Leaders (ISSL) is designed to be a follow-up to the New Leadership Standards & Superintendent Evaluation Webinar, Part 1 set for June 9 and 11. IASB staff and board presidents will discuss implications for board leadership and superintendent evaluation as you look ahead to the coming year and the rollout of the new administrator standards. Participation in the live webinar or viewing the recorded webinar prior to the event is suggested but not required.

This discussion will not be recorded. Participation earns five Better Boardmanship Award credits.

Note: This webinar is also a part of the New Iowa Standards for School Leaders (ISSL) and the Impact on Superintendent Evaluation and Goal Setting webinar series. You only need to register for the webinar once in order to attend.

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Post COVID-19 & the New Normal

July 15, 6–7 p.m. & July 16, Noon–1 p.m. (repeat offerings)
As we move into a new, post-pandemic normal, how do you untangle yourselves from the web of practices and policies associated with the impact of COVID-19? As a board president, what issues should you consider, and what questions do you have? Together with peers and IASB staff, we’ll wade into the murky waters together and search for clarity during this unprecedented time.

This discussion will not be recorded. Participation earns five Better Boardmanship Award credits.

Register Now (July 15 Webinar)

Register Now (July 16 Webinar)
 

Recruiting Candidates & Onboarding New Board Members

Aug. 19, 6–7 p.m. & Aug. 20, Noon–1 p.m. (repeat offerings)
The November election may bring changes to your board team—and it’s just around the corner. Leverage your time now to plan for potential, cohesive transitions. Join fellow board presidents and IASB staff to share ideas for successful candidate recruitment and practices for meaningful onboarding of newly elected board members.

This discussion will not be recorded. Participation earns five Better Boardmanship Award credits.

Register Now (Aug. 19 Webinar)

Register Now (Aug. 20 Webinar)
 

New Leadership Standards Discussion for Board Presidents

Sept. 24, Noon–1 p.m.
This discussion is designed for board presidents to go deeper on information and implications discussed during the New Leadership Standards & Superintendent Evaluation Webinar, Part 2, on Sept. 9 and 10 (repeat offerings). Participation in the live webinar or viewing the recorded webinar prior to the event is suggested but not required.

This discussion will not be recorded. Participation earns five Better Boardmanship Award credits.

Note: This webinar is also a part of the New Iowa Standards for School Leaders (ISSL) and the Impact on Superintendent Evaluation and Goal Setting webinar series. You only need to register for the webinar once in order to attend.

Register Now
 
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Webinar participants earn
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