COSSBA to hold Federal Advocacy webinar

The Consortium of State School Boards Associations (COSSBA), of which PSBA is a founding member, is pleased to announce another upcoming event for school board directors. On August 18 at noon, COSSBA will host an hour-long Federal Advocacy Webinar… More

Apply now to participate in 2022-23 Policy Institute

PSBA has launched an exemplary educational program designed to provide first-term school directors with an eight-month experience that will grow their capacity as locally elected officials and leaders of public education. Policy Institute participants will meet regularly during the 2022-23 school year via Zoom in addition to two in-person events… More

Slate of candidates for 2023 PSBA leadership positions announced

The slate of candidates for open PSBA leadership positions is now available on the PSBA website. Voting opens September 9 and will continue through October 29. Boards should be sure to add discussion and voting on candidates to their agenda during one of their meetings in September or October before the open voting period ends… More

New School Director and All School Director Exchanges resume this month

All School Board Directors: Monthly Exchange is an opportunity for all school board directors to gather virtually to network and learn about new and timely information for school boards. These sessions will resume on August 16 and run through November 2022. Find session dates and register here… More

Student Showcase deadline extended to August 15

Do you have a talented student music, drama or dance group at your school entity? Submit an application for them to perform at the Student Showcase, a highlight of the PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions! This year’s event will take place from 7:30-9:15 p.m. on October 31… More

ICYMI: Video EDition features Bedford Area robotics program

Up next on Video EDition Summer Series, join us in Bedford Area School District to hear from students and administrators about a unique robotics competition where teams of high schoolers design, build and duel their own battle bots while learning manufacturing and engineering skills… More

Deadline extended to nominate PSBA’s top legislative priority issues

What top legislative issues do you think PSBA should focus its advocacy efforts on? The deadline has been extended to August 12 for school directors to participate in a survey to help select PSBA's Legislative Priorities for the 2023-24 session of the General Assembly… More

School Leadership Conference exhibit hall offers solutions, fun and innovation

Exhibit hall features are another great reason to sign up now for the PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, October 31- November 1! Nearly 160 exhibitors offering products and services to the education community will be available in the exhibit hall. Grab a putter and play mini-golf with EdPAC while you interact with exhibitors… More

ICYMI: Video EDition highlights Hanover Public sound engineering program

Up next on Video EDition Summer Series, we visit Hanover Public School District to learn about how students’ musical creativity and career aspirations come to life in Hanover Public School District’s sound engineering studios… More

Webinar focuses on cybersecurity grants

Grants Office LLC is holding a free webinar August 10 at 2:00 p.m. offering advice to governments interested in applying to the State and Local Cybersecurity Grant Program. The presentation will cover the basics of this new program, provide the latest updates, and explain how to best prepare to apply… More