MSBA Leadership Conference

The 2022 MSBA Leadership Conference is currently scheduled to be an in-person event on Thursday, January 13, and Friday, January 14, 2022, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

There is no registration fee for MSBA members to attend this two-day conference. MSBA provides this conference registration-fee free every January as part of members’ annual dues.

The Leadership Conference features nationally recognized speakers, workshops on a variety of topics, a School Excellence Showcase, an Exhibit Hall, and a Recognition Luncheon. Early Bird Sessions are provided the evening before the conference.

Brochure: Access the 2022 Leadership Conference Brochure

Leadership Conference Registration and Housing

Conference registration: School district staff — log in to the MSBA website via https://mnmsba.org/login. After logging in, click on the “Member Admin” link at the top of the webpage and then click on “Event Registration.” All registrations (for school board members, superintendents, and district staff) should go through your school district office.

Hotel reservations: Visit the Leadership Conference Housing webpage to make your hotel reservations today!

Exhibitor Information

Potential Exhibitors: Visit the Leadership Conference Exhibitors webpage for information about booths, sponsorship opportunities, and more.

School Excellence Showcase Application Form

School Excellence Showcase: The School Excellence Showcase allows school districts to showcase their exemplary student, adult or early childhood programs. The application deadline is Monday, November 1, 2021. Access the School Excellence Showcase application.

Leadership Conference Early Bird Sessions

Inclusive School Board Leadership: Inclusive School Board Leadership engages school board members to consider their role in creating equitable and inclusive learn environments. Ensuring a district-wide sense of value and belonging requires that all school board members have the tools they need to provide inclusive recommendations, make inclusive decisions and achieve equitable success in academic outcomes. Join the partners of Kinect Education Group for an immersive and engaging session with tangible takeaways and tools for success as an inclusive school board member.

Date and Location: Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at the Minneapolis Convention Center

Presenters: Kinect Education Group staff

Registration fees: $125 for advance registrants ($135 for late registrants)


When Board Meetings Go Sideways: Public school boards are facing more instances of public incivility, interruptions of meetings and problems when citizens don’t follow courtesies for open forum. Learn some strategies for keeping your board meetings on point and walk through some small group scenarios on handling difficult situations at board meetings. This workshop will be interactive and will involve table-top exercises.

Date and Location: Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at the Minneapolis Convention Center

Presenters: Minnesota School Boards Association staff

Registration fees: $125 for advance registrants ($135 for late registrants)

 

Registration: School district staff — log in to the MSBA website via https://mnmsba.org/login. After logging in, click on the “Member Admin” link at the top of the webpage and then click on “Event Registration.” All registrations (for school board members, superintendents, and district staff) should go through your school district office.

Thank you to our 2022 Leadership Conference Sponsors

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