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School Board Directors Training


#1 - Governance Basics

This presentation provides an overview of school board governance. The training includes topics such as key laws and regulations related to school board operations, key roles and responsibilities of a school board, ethics requirements of board members, and general operation of a school board meeting.

#2 - Fiscal Management Basics

This presentation is an overview of topics related to school district financial management.  The training covers the budgeting process, major revenues and expenditures, tax increases, debt, investing, financial reporting and multiyear financial planning.

#3 - Personnel Basics

This presentation includes an overview of topics related to school district personnel.  The training includes topics such as types of positions in a district, major staffing decision, collective bargaining overview and personnel policies.

#4 - Instruction and Academic Programs Basics

This presentation is an overview of topics related to instruction and academic programs.  The training covers school board oversight role, district structures and programs, academic standards and requirements, graduation requirements, career readiness, curriculum, educational technology, assessments and professional development.

#5 - Operations Basics

This presentation is an overview of the basic operations of a school district.  The training includes topics such as facilities and maintenance, insurance, school safety and security, technology, procurement and transportation.