NYSSBA's School Board U provides what you need to meet the ever-changing challenges of board governance and fiscal accountability.
School Board U is organized around four strands that address the facets of what an effective school board member should know:
Whether you are a newly elected or seasoned board member, our training programs are designed to enhance your knowledge and leadership skills.
The Core Curriculum is a carefully designed selection of course offerings that provide the essential concepts and a solid foundation for school board governance. This core curriculum is designed especially for new board members but anyone can take them to build upon their foundational understanding.
New members are encouraged to follow the core curriculum of courses within their first year of service.
There are a lot of abbreviations and acronyms for educational terms. A glossary of common education terms is available to help you get started.
Three ways to take School Board U courses
Custom Board Retreat
Be recognized for your hard work
Unleash your potential to be an effective trustee of your most precious resources!
School Board U can do it for you!