IASB offers added-value services for an additional subscription fee. These programs are designed to provide one-on-one consultation and detailed assistance for member districts.
Legal and Policy
Online Policy Subscription Service
The IASB Policy Reference Manual contains more than 600 pages of downloadable sample board policies, administrative regulations and forms needed by school districts to comply with state and federal laws and to effectively operate a school district. In addition, subscribers receive our e-newsletter, Policy Primer, published quarterly and special updates as needed and keeps subscribers informed of changes to sample policies due to changes in state and federal laws and regulations, along with the specific marked changes to sample policies.
Legal Service Fund
The IASB Legal Service Fund was developed to assist school districts, AEAs and community colleges in legal cases that have statewide significance.
Suite of Surveys
This service is designed to provide districts with invaluable data. We manage everything, from designing and posting the survey, to tracking, downloading and analyzing the data, to preparing and delivering the reports. Visit our Suite of Surveys section to learn more.
IASB provides members with access to programs that can assist the governance team in critical areas of support, including governance and leadership, risk management, financial responsibility, human resources compliance and facilities management. IASB strives to lessen the burdens of government for Iowa public school boards, area education agencies and community colleges by providing these services. Visit the Affiliated Programs section to learn more about these programs that are uniquely to designed to serve the needs of these public education institutions.
IASB offers a variety of awards for sale to help your school district honor school board members and staff for their service, hard work and dedication to public education. We've recently introduced two brand new awards—
the Friend of Iowa Public Education Plaque
and the Board President's Engraved Gavel
! Visit our Service Recognition Program page
for more information on awards.