Welcome to the new look of psba.org!

We’re excited to launch a new website with a cleaner look and improved navigation to help you find the resources you want with even more ease… 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

PSERS re-elects chairman and vice chairman

The board of trustees of the Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS) has re-elected Melva Vogler as chairman of the PSERS’ board of trustees and Nathan Mains as vice chairman. Institutional Real Estate Inc., Jan… More

Transgender Legal Update (Dec. 4, 2017)

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

Spring Legal Roundup

1:30-4:45 p.m. Get a year’s worth of school law updates in only three hours at Spring Legal Roundup. Experts will review legal developments and court cases and how they could impact your school entity. Presenters at each location will include an attorney from PSBA’s Legal Services and a school solicitor practicing in the local area… More

PSBA seeks to fill PIAA District representative vacancies

Members interested in serving on PIAA Districts 8 and 12 (see map, right), for the current term that began on July 1, 2017. The appointment will be effective Dec. 2 and run through June 30, 2019. Board members can submit a Statement of Interest form until Fri., Nov. 17… More

PSBA members elect new leadership for 2018 

  Members of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association heard the election results for new officers at its Delegate Assembly on Friday, Oct. 20, at The Hershey Lodge & Convention Center. Open voting for members of PSBA was held from Aug. 24 to Oct. 12 through a secure, online voting website. The new officers will take their offices on Jan… More

Senator Pat Browne to receive William Howard Day Award for service to public education 

State Senator Pat Browne (Lehigh Co.) will be presented with the William Howard Day Award from the Pennsylvania Public Education Foundation (PaPEF). This award seeks to recognize outstanding contributions from individuals, groups or organizations to public education across the commonwealth. This is the second year the award has been given… More

PA School Boards Association honors innovation in public education 

The Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) will honor outstanding recipients of the Pennsylvania Education Innovation Awards at a special awards dinner on Oct. 18 as part of the PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference at the Hershey Lodge & Convention Center… More

Court ruling on school funding case positive development

This week the Pennsylvania Supreme Court with a 5-2 vote reversed a decision by a lower court, which threw out the challenge regarding equity in the state's system of funding public schools. The decision now returns the case to Commonwealth Court, whose decision two years ago dismissing it had been unanimous… More