Guidelines for submitting platform proposals

School boards should focus on the section of the PSBA Platform containing the Core Legislative Principles and Supporting Concepts… More

Testimony: School Safety (March 15, 2018)

Testimony to the House Education Committee On School Safety Issues Presented by Michael Faccinetto, 2018 PSBA President School Director, Bethlehem Area School District On behalf of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association March 15, 2018 Good morning, my name is Michael Faccinetto… More

Letter: House Bill 638 and House Bill 1531

March 12, 2018 House State Government Committee Pennsylvania House of Representatives Re: House Bill 638 and House Bill 1531 Dear Representative, On behalf of the 4,500 elected officials who govern the commonwealth’s public school districts, we are writing to express our concern with House Bill 638 and House Bill 1531 to be considered by the… More

Transgender Legal Update (Jan. 22, 2018)

For many years, PSBA has urged its members to work with transgender students and their families to meet the needs of individual students and to provide them with a safe and supportive school environment… More

America’s schools are ‘profoundly unequal,’ says U.S. Civil Rights Commission

“The federal government must take bold action to address inequitable funding in our nation's public schools.” So begins a list of bold recommendations released today by the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, an independent, bipartisan agency created by Congress in 1957 to investigate civil rights complaints. NPR, Jan… More

Locations: Spring Legal Roundup, 2018

1:30-4:45 p.m. at each location Feb. 26 – Parkway West Career and Technical Center, Oakdale (Section 5) Note: Large Group Instruction Room; enter main school doors under red canopy and follow signage Feb. 27 – A W Beattie Career Center, Allison Park (Section 5) Note: In the Restaurant; park near the outside basketball court Feb… More

Board Presidents Panel

PSBA is facilitating an evening of networking and learning for school board leaders in ten convenient locations around the state. This event offers school board presidents an opportunity to share their experience and leadership through a panel discussion moderated by PSBA member services team… More

Protected: School Law Information Exchange 2003, Volume 40

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Protected: School Law Information Exchange 2004, Volume 41

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Protected: School Law Information Exchange 2005, Volume 42

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