NSBA’s Vision for Equity in Public Education

We affirm in our actions that each student can, will, and shall learn. Educational equity is the intentional allocation of resources, instruction, and opportunities according to need.


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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 June

Online now: A new generation of student activists demand to be heard; the cybersecurity challenges facing K-12 schools and how they are responding; research update on the four-day school week; NSBA’s 2018 Technology Innovation Showcase.


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BuyBoard Cooperative Purchasing

BuyBoard provides competitive pricing, a trusted and transparent procurement process, reduced internal costs, and superior service.


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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 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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Equity Matters

Magna Awards 2018

"Why we do what we do"

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