Learning to Lead — School Board Basics: Phase I is for newly elected or appointed school board members. This workshop helps new board members hit the ground running. Phase I covers the role of the school board, the role of the superintendent, the leadership team relationship, and common scenarios facing new board members.
Note: The sessions in the MSBA Learning to Lead Workshop Series (Phase I, Phase II, Phase III, and Phase IV) can be taken in any order.
The Learning to Lead — School Board Basics: Phase I Workshop is tentatively scheduled to be offered again following the Summer Leadership Seminar in August 2024. Watch for future updates.
Workshop fees: $125 for advance registration ($135 for late/walk-in registration)
Mentor* fees: $75 for advance registration ($85 for late/walk-in registration)
Student school board members: If you would like to register a student school board member for this workshop, please contact Jen Ebert at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* A “mentor” is either a board member or superintendent who is a mentor for a new board member. In order to receive the mentor fee, the mentor must have previously attended this workshop and their mentee must be in attendance.
All registrations should be coordinated through the district office. Direct any registration-related questions to Jen Ebert at email@example.com.
Cancellations made 10 days or more prior to the event will not be charged. Pre-paid registrants will receive a full refund.
Cancellations made 3 to 9 days prior to the event will incur a $100 fee.
Cancellations made 2 days or less prior to the event will be responsible for the full fee.