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April 4, 2019

The 2019 State of the Association report chronicles NSBA’s strategic milestones and offers a glimpse of what lies ahead.

CPE Briefing Room, Reports
February 28, 2019

"School Choice: What the Research Says," from NSBA's Center for Public Education (CPE) provides an at-a-glance overview of school choice in all its permutations: choice within the public school system, choice outside the public schools, and virtual schools which can be either public or private.

October 17, 2018

NSBA will continue to work—with and through our federation of 49 state school boards associations and the U.S. territory of the Virgin Islands, and their more than 90,000 school board members—to inspire and lead a thoughtful dialogue and to advocate for policies that truly enhance learning opportunities. Indeed, no group is better positioned, or has been as successful, as NSBA and our members to bring about policies that ensure all children can receive a high-quality education. We invite you to read our Advocacy Agenda to learn more.

Reports, School Law Resources
August 17, 2018

Fostering School Safety offers school board members legal guidance to help school boards find best practices for their districts. The guide covers policies and programs that promote safe learning environments and ideas on how to collaborate with local law enforcement officials to assess threats.

April 24, 2018

The 2018 State of the Association report chronicles NSBA’s strategic milestones and offers a glimpse of what lies ahead.

Reports, School Law Resources
February 27, 2018

This brief outline will help school districts identify issues and potential responses to meet the challenges arising from student mass protests.

Reports, School Law Resources
January 31, 2018

New legal guide for public schools on the regulation of student and employee speech.  Q&A format designed to aid in conversations as policy is being developed.

Reports, School Law Resources
October 3, 2017

UPDATED:  October 3, 2017 - Using a Q&A format, this guide helps school leaders understand and navigate the operational difficulties that school districts face today around serving undocumented students.  The guide explains the current law on relevant immigra

September 6, 2017

Hear highlights about each visit from district leaders on the archived Education Talk Radio Show.

August 31, 2017

America’s Cornerstone: Advocacy Agenda 2017-2018 outlines key issues and priorities set by NSBA’s policy-making Delegate Assembly as we continue our mission to strengthen public schools.  


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