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! Vice presidents are also encouraged to join the webinar, and anyone is welcome to attend! These webinars are free for IASB members.

NOTE: The Recruiting Candidates and Onboarding New Board Members webinars on August 19 and 20 have been cancelled. The topics covered in these webinars will now be covered during the Post COVID-19 and the New Normal board president webinars on July 15 or 16 (repeat offerings).
 

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.

Registration for this webinar is now closed.
 

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.

Registration for this webinar is now closed.
 

Post COVID-19: Policy & Legislative Updates

July 15, 6–7 p.m. & July 16, Noon–1 p.m. (repeat offerings)
In this provocative conversation, board leaders hear from Siobhan Schneider, IASB Policy & Legal Services Director, on recent policy changes and legislative updates. Members and other IASB staff also share and discuss questions related to HF 806, HF 868 and more.

This webinar will be recorded, emailed to all registrants and posted on our Recordings & Resources webpage within 48 hours. Requires member login. Participation earns five Better Boardmanship Award credits.

Registration for this webinar is now closed.
 

CANCELLED: 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.

NOTE: The Recruiting Candidates and Onboarding New Board Members webinars on August 19 and 20 have been cancelled. The topics covered in these webinars will now be covered during the Post COVID-19 and the New Normal board president webinars on July 15 or 16 (repeat offerings).
 

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.

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