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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 take place during every hour, every day, every year.

On March 28, NSBA announced the second phase of...

With an audience of nearly 6,000 public education leaders, decision makers, vendors, and exhibitors from across the country, NSBA held its Annual Conference Saturday, March 25, through Monday, March 27, in Denver at the Colorado Convention Center.  

The conference offered more than 200...

NSBA’s Annual Conference is always teeming with activity and energy, but for the last three years, a special burst of youthful exuberance has come courtesy of the DLR Group Student Innovation Challenge. 

The lively and demanding applied learning competition was created to showcase how...

View NSBA’s Annual Conference Monday highlights: https://youtu.be/akOkefxvwf4

School board leader Kevin E. Ciak of New Jersey’s Sayreville Public Schools was elected as the 70th president of the National School Boards Association at its Annual Conference in Denver.

Frank C. Pugh of California’s Santa Rosa City Schools District was elected president-elect, and Beth...

To casual observers, Dr. Tiffany Anderson is that “boots on the ground” superintendent who wears white sneakers wherever she goes – school visits, board meetings, even as a specially invited guest walking the red carpet at February’s Academy Awards.

But to close followers of the...

New NSBA president Kevin E. Ciak urged attendees at NSBA’s 77th Annual Conference in Denver to be inspired by the opportunity and promise of the Class of 2030 – those students who will enter kindergarten in the fall of 2017. Ciak spoke at Monday’s General Session.

“As school board...

Wes Moore was 11 years old when he first felt handcuffs on his wrists. But he ended up a Rhodes Scholar, a White House Fellow, a TV show host … and, on Monday, the keynote speaker at the final General Session of NSBA’s Annual Conference.

Moore’s story is well-known in public schools. His...

If Steve Pemberton’s life story weren’t real – and documented in his autobiography – you’d insist it were the work of a Hollywood writer.

But the inspiring, uplifting, and at times maddeningly horrific true story is a testament to the power of determination, advocacy, and the love of...

View NSBA’s Annual Conference Sunday afternoon highlights https://youtu.be/ZGqYseCythA.

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