CBAs @ 2019 Annual Leadership Conference, Grand Traverse Resort, Acme

Nov. 8 – 11, 2019

Location: Grand Traverse Resort & Spa
100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd
Acme, MI 49610

Cost: $90 each, except for CBA 101 for $180 each

Eligible for the Member Assistance Fund; application must be received by no later than Sept. 24, 2019. Learn more here.

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Friday, Nov. 8, 2019

8 – 11 a.m.

108: Navigating the Legislative Process
214: Open Meetings Act
262: Spokesperson Training—FULL
274: Board Self-Evaluation for Cotinuous Improvement
375: Board Leadership: A Case Study Approach

8 a.m. – 3 p.m.

101: Fundamentals of School Board Service

Noon  3 p.m.

103: School Finance and School Budget
232: Communicating Effectively in Difficult Times
255: Culturally Competent Leaders
341: Data First: Foundations 1—FULL
351: Social Media

Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019

6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

102: Policy
106: Community Relations Leadership
215: Advanced Finance
223: Parliamentary Procedure for Board Members
251: Strategic Planning and Goal Setting
261: Advocacy for Public Education
276: Board/Superintendent Relations
302: Understanding Assessments
327: Ethics in Action

Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019

6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

104: Basic School Law
105: Curriculum and Instruction
226: Exercising Political Judgement
234: Using Persuasive Skills to Reach Consensus
264: Shaping Public Opinion About Public Education
294: Civility—A Tool for Conflict Management
297: Effective Board Meetings
303: Overseeing the Superintendency NEW!
343: Data First: Teacher Quality

Monday, Nov. 11, 2019

9 a.m. – noon

107: Labor Relations
109: Board Governance for Data-Informed Decisionmaking
246: Advanced Community Relations
268: Leadership Styles
290: Advanced School Law
325: Board Leadership: Overcoming Obstacles
344: Data First: High School and Beyond
350: Generational Diversity for School Board Members

View CBA Class Descriptions Here.

Billing Policy: A $25 fee will be added per attendee to any balance due as of the date of the class/event.

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be in writing. A $25 cancellation fee will be charged for any and all cancellations. Substitutions are accepted in lieu of a cancellation. No refund one week from event.

MASB reserves the right to CANCEL all classes with fewer than 15 participants. Classes may be rescheduled due to weather. Registration and attendance at, or participation in MASB's conferences, CBAs and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to MASB's use and distribution of the attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions and audiotapes of such events.

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