Upcoming COSA Webinar

Sign up today for the next COSA webinar on May 24th, “Legal Ethics for School Lawyers.” CLE credit available in many jurisdictions.


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2018 Annual Conference Call for Proposals

We are calling for proposals from school districts and other organizations for high-quality, breakout sessions that focus on topics of critical interest to school board members from all across the country. Our conference attendees are seeking information and skills to help them govern and lead more effectively in the fast-moving world of K-12 education.


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June 1, 2017

There is no ordinary day in our public schools.

Great things are happening but often go unnoticed. Extraordinary teaching and learning and acts of heroism taking place during every hour, every day, every year. Watch “No Ordinary Day” to be inspired.


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School Segregation Then & Now

A new report from the National School Boards Association’s (NSBA) Center for Public Education (CPE), finds that integrated schools hold greater potential for helping all students succeed both academically and socially.


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Clean, Green Safe Schools Initiative

NSBA believes students, teachers, and administrators should be able to learn, teach and work in a clean, green and safe school environment.


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Transgender Students in Schools

This guide has been revised to reflect recent developments. Version 9 (March 9, 2017)


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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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Magna Awards 2017

2017 Magna Awards - ASBJ

"Why we do what we do"

Why We Do What We Do - National School Boards Association

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