Board Operations Resources
Board members need to know public meetings law, teamwork, policy-making and much more to function effectively and efficiently.
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An introduction to the Lighthouse Project, a research-based curriculum designed to help boards develop leadership in student achievement.
An overview of the role of the board and the appropriate process and procedures that are followed by the district administrator for reductions in force.
Well-researched, practical strategies to improve student achievement through good governance from The Essential School Board Book by Nancy Walser.
Resources for New Board Members
OSBA staff answers your most frequently asked questions about board governance and meetings.
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Board Operations PublicationsThis course will review the board’s role in preventing and resolving significant conflict in the boardroom.
Designed to give you an easy-to-understand guide to the workings of a school board. Considered THE source of information, this resource gives you everything you'll need to be a board member.
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Board Operations Related LinksEditorially independent education magazine published monthly by the National School Boards Association.
Not-for-profit organization representing state associations of school boards and their member districts across the United States.
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