Proposed amendments to the 2018 PSBA Bylaws, deadline May 15

As stated in Article XII, proposals for amending the PSBA Bylaws must be submitted by May 15 of each year for consideration by the Bylaws Committee. Proposals should be addressed to the Bylaws Committee Chair and sent to PSBA headquarters by the May 15, 2018, deadline… More

April 19 town hall to focus on school safety

PSBA, PA State Education Association, PA Association of School Administrators, PA Principals Association and PA PTA and Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro will jointly host a town hall meeting on school safety issues on April 19 from 6-8 p.m. at Susquehanna Township High School Auditorium… More

School leaders advocate for public education

About 100 school directors joined with members of PA Association of Intermediate Units to participate in yesterday's Advocacy Day at the State Capitol. Attendees started with some legislative updates and moved into meetings with lawmakers. Top issues discussed included Senate Bill 2, which proposes Education Savings Accounts (vouchers) and graduation requirements… More

2018 State of Education highlights successes, challenges facing public education

Representatives of several education leadership associations today released the 2018 State of Education report ( highlighting the many successes and challenges facing public education in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania… More

2018 School Leadership Conference: Call for presentations

Share your ideas and expertise with other education leaders at annual conference! PASA and PSBA seek relevant and compelling presentations for the 2018 School Leadership Conference educational sessions that encourage board members and administrators to think broadly about their respective roles in public education. Presentation topics are open to all areas of education and training… More

Training in the Top 5 for the whole Team of 10

Boost your essential board knowledge at PSBA's Planning Institute, held Aug. 2-3 at Kalahari Resorts in the Poconos… More

April 18 webinar focuses on school safety

Schools should be healthy and secure environments that nurture learning as well as provide the necessary safety measures to mitigate safety threats… More

PSBA supports proposal to provide alternative pathways to graduation

The Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) supports legislation introduced today by Senator Thomas McGarrigle (R-Chester/Delaware) that provides multiple pathways for demonstrating readiness for graduation in addition to passing Keystone Exams… More

Video EDition highlights equity

In this installment, Chief Executive Officer Nathan G. Mains talks about equity in public schools with Dr. Heather Bennett, PSBA’s director of Equity Services. Also, find out how you can access resources on Senate Bill 2, which will be discussed at the upcoming Advocacy Day on April 16… More

Last call for 2018 PSBA School Director Profile Survey responses

School directors, it’s not too late to complete the 2018 PSBA School Director Profile Survey. Responses will continue to be collected until end-of-day Wednesday, April 4. For the survey link, please send an email request to; or check your email for the survey reminder sent on Tuesday, March 6… More