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Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Fwd: Invitation: EPLC's 2015 Regional Workshops for School Board Candidates
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.
Saturday, February 21, 2015 - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Allegheny Intermediate Unit, 475 East Waterfront Dr., Homestead, PA 15120
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, pleaseclick here.
8:00 a.m. Registration and Coffee 8:30 a.m. to NoonMorning 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