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The NSBA Annual Conference & Exposition is the one national event that brings together education leaders at a time when domestic policies and global trends are combining to shape the future of the students. Join us in Philadelphia for a robust offering of over 250 educational sessions that will give you new ideas and tools to help drive your district forward.


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NSBA Cyber Secure Schools Initiative

NSBA believes students, teachers, and administrators should learn, teach, and work in a cyber secure environment.


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Designing the Path to Equity

The Equity Symposium will focus on why inequity exists in our nation’s schools and how school boards can work to ensure that all students receive the best opportunity to succeed.


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Save the date to join school board members from across the country on Capitol Hill to influence the new legislative agenda and shape the decisions made inside the Beltway that directly impact our students.


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Coercion, Conscience, and the First Amendment

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.”
    ─First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution


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ASBJ October

Online now: A Focus on Mental Health examines the emotional trauma schools and communities face when hit by disasters; the use of relaxation techniques to calm nerves and improve focus; and schools as front-line responders in identifying students needing mental health services. Plus, Tom on Point, President’s Perspective and much more.


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Keynote Speakers

Join us in Philadelphia for a robust offering of over 250 educational programs, including three inspirational general sessions that will give you new ideas and tools to help drive your district forward.


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2018-2019 Advocacy Agenda

The ambitious advocacy agenda NSBA set for 2017-18 and our robust action plan generated several important and positive outcomes.


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School Rx Cooperative

The Cooperative is a new and innovative pharmacy benefit program that delivers cost savings to self-funded districts.


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We are the leading advocate for public education

Working with and through our state associations, NSBA advocates for equity and excellence in public education through school board leadership. We believe education is a civil right necessary to the dignity and freedom of the American people, and all children should have equal access to an education that maximizes his or her individual potential.

School Law Issues

Our school law resources help you understand the complex legal environment, including new and emerging legal developments, and to anticipate, prevent, and overcome legal challenges.

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Federal Legislative Priorities

The education of our children must become a top priority of our nation's policymakers, and we are committed to ensuring federal policies protect state and local control and accountability.

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Public Engagement

By focusing on raising student achievement through strong local governance and by actively engaging the community, school boards provide leadership for academic success in our public schools.

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State Association Services

Our state associations represent more than 90,000 local school board members who are dedicated to educating every child to his or her fullest potential and committed to leadership for student achievement.

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Upcoming Events

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