SCSBA seeking Executive Director
2014 Statements of Belief and Legislative Priorities
Our 2014 Statements of Belief and Legislative Priorities is now available for download from the Issues and Actions page.
2014 2DAC registration underway
As a leading voice for local public schools, the individual school board member’s visibility in front of our state lawmakers is important.
Abbeville, Allendale and Lexington Two seek superintendents
The boards of Abbeville County, Allendale County and Lexington Two Schools have retained the South Carolina School Boards Association to assist in their searches for a new superintendents.
Registration is underway for this year’s NSBA Southern Region Conference set for June 15 – 17 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Savannah, Ga. The Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) is pleased to host this year’s conference, which offers participants the chance to attend informative sessions and meet with colleagues from other southern region states.
This year’s conference features three keynote speakers and numerous breakout sessions on a variety of education topics from funding to advocacy. The first general session features Michael Thurmond, Esq. who serves as the superintendent of DeKalb County Schools, which is the third largest school system in Georgia. He is also former commissioner of the Georgia Department of Labor. Monday morning’s general session will feature General Stewart Rodeheaver (Ret.) who served as the commander of the Georgia Army National Guard’s 48th Brigade Combat Team. The third general session will feature Coach Bill Curry, a former professional football player and college coach, who will share stories of teamwork and diversity.
Registration for the regional conference is $350 for board members and $250 for spouses/guests and includes all conference materials, entrance to the general sessions, clinic sessions, breaks and meal functions. No refunds will be provided after June 4. Room rates start at $169 per night and vary according to room size and location. Reservations can be made online or by calling the hotel at 912.238.1234 and referencing the NSBA Southern Region Conference.
The NSBA Southern Region consists of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia.
To download the 2014 NSBA Southern Region Conference postcard, click here.