The latest education-related news from PSBA and other sources

New myPSBA app available for download

PSBA is pleased to announce the launch of the new myPSBA app. Available for download in the Apple App Store or Google Play, this app allows users to access their favorite PSBA resources at the tip of their fingers… More

Keynote Webinar Series II

The coronavirus pandemic has turned the spotlight on education technology in schools across the nation. From online learning programs to data modeling, tech tools are an increasingly large part of the new landscape of learning… More

Podcast available – Keeping Students Safe While Learning Online

On a newly released episode of Keystone Education Radio, podcast host Annette Stevenson is joined by Daniel Eliot, the director of education and strategic initiatives for the National Cyber Security Alliance. Daniel provides insight into the roles that parents, teachers, school administrators and students play in staying safe online… More

Tracy Long

Tracy works at Keystone Central School District as the Human Resource Assistant.  She has worked in Human Resources since 2008.  In July 2019, she took on the additional role of School Board Secretary.  Tracy is motivated to provide administrative support to the Board of Directors and all stakeholders of the Keystone Central School District… More

Free cloth masks available for PA districts

Through the generosity of clothing company Bella+Canvas and tennis pro Serena Williams, in partnership with the National School Boards Association, PSBA has received an allocation of 80,000 free face masks to distribute to the public school students of Pennsylvania… More

Michael Faccinetto

Michael Faccinetto, an Allwein Society Member and PSBA Master School Board Director, has been a member of the Bethlehem Area School Board (Northampton Co.) since 2009, serving as President since 2011.  Faccinetto has served on the PSBA Governing Board holding multiple positions including President in 2017 and 2018… More

Slate of candidates for PSBA leadership positions now available

The slate of candidates for open PSBA leadership positions is now available on Voting opens August 23 and will continue through October 11. Boards should be sure to add discussion and voting on candidates to their agenda during one of their meetings in August, September or October before the open voting period ends… More

PSBA Officer Elections: Slate of Candidates 2020

PSBA members seeking election to office for the association were required to submit a nomination form no later than June 1, 2020, to be considered. All candidates who properly completed applications by the deadline are included on the slate of candidates below… More

Andrea Christoff

In January 2019 Karen Devine of PSBA asked me to consider filling a vacancy for Sectional Advisor of Section 6. I was apprehensive to take on the responsibility at first. However, after meeting with Karen and receiving more information, I decided that I would “throw my hat in the ring”… More

Brian Petula

I wish to serve in this position to support and help organize fellow School Directors in my region. I hope to learn and share best practices encouraging more interaction between Directors and School Boards. Generally I would like to contribute toward elevating the professionalism, competence, ethics and public perception of School Directors… More