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Get on Board

Resources for Candidates and Board Member Recruitment

MASB’s Get On Board campaign is designed to find more civic-minded, student-focused individuals to run for board of education seats. If you or someone you know is looking for a way to give back to the community, then maybe school board service is for you.

Below you will find a toolkit about the roles and responsibilities of board members and also how you can recruit others who may be interested. As we continue through the campaign, more materials will be added to this page such as news articles, resources from other board members, videos and much more. Be sure to check back often. It’s time to Get On Board!

In-Person Informational Events

If you are interested in becoming a voice for public education, come hear what serving on a local school board entails, the process for filing and more as part of the Michigan Association of School Boards’ Get On Board campaign.

Know someone else who would make a great school board member? Share this event with them and bring them with you!

View information on the upcoming events.

Toolkit

Videos

Election & Campaign Finance Laws

How to File for a Seat

Get on Board Press Conference, April 25, 2016

Why I am a School Board Member

Get On Board // In the News