Upcoming Events & Learning Opportunities
2022 NSBA Advocacy Institute
The Advocacy Institute brings together education
leaders to explore and discuss the latest developments in key education policy and legislation, champion the interests of public K-12 students, advocate for education priorities and federal policies on Capitol Hill, and network with colleagues from across
Day on the Hill
This digital workshop covers two critical topics—budgeting and personnel matters. Note: This digital workshop will be recorded and provided to all registrants within 48 hours after the event and linked in the Learning Hub on the IASB website.New Board Member Academy Series—New Board Member Onboarding Regional Workshops
Jan. 31 (Sheldon), Feb. 16 (Bettendorf) & Feb. 22 (Pocahontas)
These regional, in-person workshops cover board roles and responsibilities, open meetings and government transparency laws and policy basics.
Feb. 1REGISTER NOW!
Join IASB and school board members from across the state for a day of active advocacy. After the 2021 virtual lobby days, it’s more important than ever to
be in person, in front of your legislators under the golden dome, as a unified voice for public education. Day on the Hill participants will spend the morning learning about issues, brushing up on advocacy skills, and preparing to deliver a consistent
message about the 2022 legislative priorities.New Board Member Academy Series—Student Learning & Superintendent Evaluation Digital Workshop
This digital workshop delves into high and equitable student learning and effective superintendent evaluation. Note: This digital workshop will be recorded and provided to all registrants within 48 hours after the event and linked in the
Learning Hub on the IASB website.Certified Budget Workshops
Feb. 10, 11, 14, 15 & 22 (pending)REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!
IASB, in collaboration with Affiliated Program Forecast5
Analytics, is offering these free workshops for IASB members. Using 5Cast forecasting tools, attendees will leave the workshop with a completed FY 2023 certified budget, including the aid and levy worksheets, as well as all supporting documents.
ISFLC February Conference
The ISFLC is a professional development program for Iowa superintendents to expand their knowledge base and develop fiscal management and leadership skills. The Consortium offers two-day sessions to meet the varied fiscal management
and leadership needs of Iowa superintendents and aspiring superintendents. Learn more about ISFLC and upcoming conferences.
Board Presidents’ Conference
As board president you are a leader among leaders with unique responsibilities—and yet you are not alone! In this day-long, interactive event you’ll learn alongside peers and staff experts as we tackle the tough stuff and explore
practical strategies and solutions. You’ll leave with new governance tools to support focused leadership work back home. This conference is custom designed to meet the needs of board presidents, but vice presidents, aspiring board leaders and superintendents
are welcome to attend.NSBA Annual Conference & Exposition
2022 Annual Conference & Exposition is the one national event that brings together education leaders to learn about best governance practices, gain insight into child development and learn about new
programs and technology that can help enrich student learning. NSBA 2022 is one of the few—if not the only—places where school board members from around the country can receive the training necessary to address the instructional needs of students
and to improve the efficiency of district operations.
Safety Group Risk Management Workshops
April 12SAVE THE DATE!
There will be an in-person morning and afternoon workshop held at the Meadows Events
& Conference Center. Stay tuned for more information!