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NSBA Joins with Other Education Groups in Launch of #HerefortheKids Campaign

On Oct. 4, NSBA President Frank Henderson Jr. and NSBA Board Member Marnie Maraldo joined colleagues from other national education organizations at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C., to launch the new #HerefortheKids campaign.

NSBA Deputy Executive Director Featured in Education Week

NSBA Deputy Executive Director Verjeana McCotter-Jacobs was quoted in a Nov. 22 article in Education Week on how to better recruit and retain school board members of color.


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NSBA 2023 Annual Conference | Save $200-Register by Dec. 14

NSBA 2023 Annual Conference and Exposition

Orlando, FL April 01 - April 03, 2023
The NSBA 2023 Annual Conference and Exposition is the one national event that brings together education leaders to learn about best governance practices, gain insight into child development and learn about new programs and technology that can help enrich student learning. NSBA 2023 is one of the few—if not the only—places where school board members from around the country can receive the training necessary to address the instructional needs of students and to improve the efficiency of district operations.


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New CPE Report: Community Schools: A Strategy Focusing on Student Needs and Parent Engagement

A new research brief from NSBA's Center for Public Education (CPE) examines the characteristics of community schools and describes how they engage parents and all stakeholders to improve student achievement and well-being.

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Vying for Attention

Clear expectations for smartphone access and use in school minimizes distractions and fosters good digital citizenship.

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Helping Students After a School Shooting

As you and your communities struggle to come to terms with school shootings and related school violence the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) has put together a comprehensive list of resources.


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