PSBA offers members studio-quality series of online events geared to a larger audience and with limited interactivity through our Fall and Spring Learning Webcast Series. PSBA also offers from time to time webinars, which are less structured and formal, having more intercreativity with a smaller audience.

Spring Learning Webcast Series

Mark your calendar now for a series of one-hour live webcasts on topics designed to help you address needs in your school entity. Each webcast will include time for attendees to ask questions and receive answers from expert presenters. Click on the webcast title below for details and registration information.

April 30 – Teaching the Facts and Dispelling the Myths about PSERS
Get a better understanding of the Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS), how it is funded, and the history of how the employer rate has risen to its current level. Experts will look at how Act 5 of 2017 pension legislation has changed PSERS and give an update on the funded status of the System.

May 7 – Annual School Safety and Security Board Reports
Learn more about the role of the School Safety and Security Coordinator and the details that must be included in the annual report to the school board. A school board president and a school solicitor will provide recommendations and take questions.

Recent Webcasts

Our webcast series is designed to provide opportunities for district leadership to receive valuable information from expert presenters. The webcast titles below are available for replay via mypsba.org.

Best Practices in Digital Communications for District Leadership
In this hour-long live webcast, discuss the challenges, best practices and legal considerations surrounding the use of digital communications in your role.

Board Transitions: Surviving Board Reorganization and Building a Better Board Culture
Prepare for board reorganization with a refresher on how board officers are chosen and learn how to welcome diverse perspectives and find common ground.

Equity in Schools — Gaining Momentum
Learn how to move from conversation around equity to implementation of initiatives that impact students and communities.

Juuling, Vaping and e-Cigarettes
Through Juuling, vaping and e-cigarettes, teen use of tobacco, nicotine and other substances is rapidly increasing. How should your district respond?

Mold in Schools
In this webcast, experts will share details about the entire process of mold remediation, identify key decision-makers involved and describe their roles, and discuss preventative measures districts can take to avoid mold.