Your source for Act 55 compliant training
PSBA is an approved provider of training that meets Act 55 requirements, according to the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE). By clicking here, members can access complimentary Act 55 compliant training from PSBA with proof of attendance. This requirement immediately affects school directors appointed as of July 2, 2018 during their first year in office. To learn when you or your board will be required to complete training hours, please refer to PDE’s FAQs here.
Act 55 requires all newly elected or appointed school directors to complete four hours of training within the first year with content on instruction and academic programs, personnel, fiscal management, operations, governance, and ethics/open meetings. In addition, all re-elected and re-appointed school directors must complete a two-hour advanced training program on relevant changes in state and federal law and regulations, fiscal management and other information.
As the first school boards association in the nation, PSBA is the leader in school director training with both live instruction and a comprehensive range of online courses, available 24/7 to meet your hectic schedule. Get started today.
Questions? Contact Brianna Crowley, (717-506-2450, x-3271).