Tuesday, January 27, 2015

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EPLC 2015 Regional Workshops for School Board Candidates


The Education Policy and Leadership Center, with the Cooperation of the Pennsylvania School Boards Association (PSBA) and the Pennsylvania Association of School Business Officials (PASBO), will conduct A Series of Regional Full-Day Workshops for 2015 Pennsylvania School Board Candidates. 

Incumbents, non-incumbents, campaign supporters and all interested voters are invited to participate in these workshops.


Registration is $45 and includes coffee and pastries, lunch, and materials.  For details and registration information, please click here.


Pittsburgh Region

Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Allegheny Intermediate Unit, 475 East Waterfront Dr., Homestead, PA 15120

Harrisburg Region

Saturday, March 7, 2015 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Pennsylvania School Board Association Headquarters, 400 Bent Creek Blvd., Mechanicsburg, PA 17050

Philadelphia Region
Saturday, March 14, 2015 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Montgomery County Intermediate Unit, 2 W. Lafayette St., Norristown, PA 19401


Registration Fee - $45
Registration fee includes workshop, coffee and pastries, lunch, and materials.
To register, please click here.

Workshop Agenda:

8:00 a.m.    Registration and Coffee
8:30 a.m. to Noon
Morning Sessions

    PART I - Legal and Leadership Roles of School Directors and School Boards
    PART II - State and Federal Policies: Implications for School Boards

Noon   Lunch and Networking

 12:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Afternoon Sessions
    PART III - Continue State and Federal Policies: Implications for School Boards
    PART IV - School District Finances and Budgeting

    PART  V - Candidates and the Law
    PART VI - Information Resources


PARTS II and III "State and Federal Policies" section includes, but is not limited to:
K-12 Governance
PA Standards, Student Assessment, and Accountability
Curriculum and Graduation Requirements
K-12 State Funding
Early Education
Student Choices (Non-Public, Home Schooling, Charter Schools, Career-Technical, and more)
Teacher Issues
Linking K-12 to Workforce and Post-Secondary Education
Linking K-12 to Community Partners

                                                              REGISTER NOW!


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