The Idaho School Boards Association (ISBA) is a non-profit, service organization providing policy services, legislative advocacy, leadership support and quality, cost-efficient board professional development to association members.

Championing Education Since 1942

Mission & Vision

MISSION: The Idaho School Boards Association provides leadership and services to local school boards for the benefit of students and for the advocacy of public education.

VISION: School Board Leadership for Excellence in Idaho Public Education


ISBA Legislative Services staff works with legislators, State Board of Education, State Department of Education, and the Governor’s office, as well as other education stakeholders in developing education legislation as directed by the membership, and opposing bills that restrict local control of schools. To advocate for school districts, the ISBA staff and Governmental Affairs Committee are involved in day-to-day activities at the Legislature.


ISBA has a mission to help support and improve policy decision making and implementation by Idaho school districts by providing the training and education necessary. ISBA provides a wide range of policy services to our members.

Latest News

2020 Winter Executive Board Meeting

February 17, 2020

2020 NSBA Annual Conference

APRIL 4-6, 2020

2020 Spring Executive Board Meeting

APRIL 17-18, 2020

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