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Provide leadership and services to local school boards for the benefit of students and for the advocacy of public education.

Trustee leadership for excellence in Idaho public education.

The Standards of the Idaho School Boards Association

Results of the 2014 ISBA Business Session

Resolution No. 1:
Class Size Average Calculation - PASSED

Resolution No. 2:
Strategic Planning Timeline - PASSED

Resolution No. 3:
Salary Based Apportionment for Classified Employees - PASSED

Resolution No. 4:
Make Permanent the Income Tax Credit for Contributions to Idaho Public Schools - PASSED

Resolution No. 6:
Support for 6th Grade Alternative School Funding - PASSED

Resolution No. 8:
Removal of the Limitation on the Amount of Sick Leave That Staff Can Transfer from One District to Another - FAILED

Resolution No. 9:

Stabilizing Boards Through Individual Evaluation & Reflection

Dr. Thomas L. Alsbury, a keynote speaker at our ISBA Annual Convention, referenced a "packet" in his keynote address. This packet is available in two documents:

Effective School Board Member Characteristics (PDF)
Balanced Governance Exemplar (PDF)

ISBA Region Meetings Have Concluded

Thank you to all members of ISBA that participated in their own Region meetings. Fall Region meetings are an important time for board members to meet and discuss the resolutions, that if passed, will become a part of ISBA’s platform for the upcoming Legislative Session. View newsclip.