Podcast available – How to Create Conversations that Matter

On a recently released podcast episode, host Annette Stevenson is joined by best-selling authors, professional facilitators and speakers, Will Wise and Chad Littlefield to discuss their work in facilitating meaningful communication among leaders and educators… More

Tell your legislators that school districts need their support

If you missed Advocacy Day, it's not too late to reach out to your legislators and ask for their support for public schools during this challenging school year. Take Action to send a letter to your members of the Senate and House of Representatives… More

PSBA testifies on ESA voucher plan

This week PSBA presented testimony to the Senate Education Committee opposing Senate Bill 1230 (Sen. Ward, R-Blair), that establishes “Back on Track” Education Savings Accounts (ESAs), a voucher program that would direct federal CARES Act money to create grants given to parents to be used for private schools and other private educational service organizations… More

Proposed amendments to PSBA Bylaws published online

This serves as the notice to the membership of proposed amendments to the PSBA Bylaws, in accordance with Article XII of the Bylaws. The amendments will be considered for adoption at the 2020 Delegate Assembly on November 7, 2020… More

Equity Summit held next week

Next Tuesday, PSBA will host the 2020 Equity Summit, an event focused on reimagining a transformational education in Pennsylvania, where all students are safe, engaged, affirmed and supported so that they can reach their dreams… More

Final day to register for Virtual Advocacy Day

Today is the final day to register for PSBA’s fall Virtual Advocacy Day! All public school leaders are invited to join their peers and legislators to discuss the critical issues of liability, pandemic challenges and cyber charter reform… More

House adopts resolution in recognition of PSBA’s 125th anniversary

The House of Representatives recently adopted House Resolution 863 (Rep. Sonney, R-Erie), recognizing the 125th anniversary of PSBA… More

Podcast available – The Power of a Positive Attitude: A Discussion with Principal Baruti Kafele

After decades as a highly regarded teacher and school leader in New Jersey, Principal Baruti Kafele began a journey to share his knowledge and experience with educators across the country… More

Envision an equitable education for every student

The 2020 Equity Summit on October 13 is the forum and foundation to reimagining a transformational education in Pennsylvania, where all students are safe, engaged, affirmed and supported so that they can reach their dreams. Sessions will be held virtually via Zoom, and speakers include district administrators and expert practitioners… More

Summary of Senate Bill 1286: Mandate Waivers

Quick summary: Senate Bill 1286 (Sen… More