On-Site and Customized Workshops

PSBA, through its various programs, strives to provide the school leadership team with the tools they need to meet the responsibilities of school governance and leadership.

One of the most effective board development opportunities offered by PSBA is the on-site customized workshop. It allows your "Team of 10" to help design the programs that best meet your board's needs. You determine the time, the place and the topic, and PSBA will provide an experienced facilitator to help you design a program or workshop that meets the needs of your board-superintendent team. 

Popular topics include:

  • Superintendent Evaluation Workshop (more >>)
  • Board Self-Assessment (more >>)
  • Conducting Superintendent Evaluations
  • Dealing with Conflict
  • Enhancing School Governance
  • Goal Setting
  • Labor-Employee Relations
  • Operating Successfully As A Team of Ten
  • Parliamentary Procedure
  • Policy, Regulation, Procedure . . . What's the Difference?
  • Teambuilding
  • The Key Work of School Boards
  • Understanding PSSA Results

Other topics dealing with school governance, management and legal issues, as well as school funding and standardized tests also can be customized to meet your needs.

Workshop Costs

Half-day or evening workshop $850 plus expenses
Full-day workshop $1,400 plus expenses
(Prices are reviewed annually and subject to change.)

For more information, contact Pamela M. Price, director of board development services.

Bundled On-Site Workshops

Stretch your board professional development dollars by teaming with other districts to keep the cost down.  Two, three, or more school districts can join together to bring an on-site workshop to a single location in your region as a Bundled On-Site Workshop.

PSBA is a respected leader in providing interactive, cutting-edge learning solutions for school boards members across the state.  One of the most effective board development opportunities, the on-site workshop allows your "Team of  10" to help design the programs tailored to your district, board's or region's specific learning objectives and goals.  You determine the time, the place and the topic and PSBA will provide an experience facilitator to help you design a program or workshop that meets the needs of your team.

Price for a half day workshop:
One School District - $850 plus expenses
Two School Districts - $700 per SD plus share the expenses
Three School Districts - $550 per SD plus share the expenses
Four School Districts - $400 per SD plus share the expenses
Greater than four, contact PSBA

For more information on-site workshops and the bundling package, or to schedule a workshop contact Pamela M. Price, director of programs, at (800) 932-0588, x-3340.

Customized Research Services and Workshops

PSBA maintains information and data from a wide variety of sources, on a vast range of topics critical to school districts, and develops surveys, analysis and special studies that are published in print and online – all free of charge. Research services also can be tailored to individual district needs:

  • Tax reform analysis
  • Fiscal health evaluations
  • Analysis of district demographic and tax base data
  • Preparation and analysis of salary schedules

For information, contact Cindy Pace, senior director of education and training, (800) 932-0588, x-3332