The Idaho School Boards Association advocates for Idaho students and public education with leadership and service for local school boards.

Championing Education Since 1942

Leadership Institute


The Leadership Institute is offered to all ISBA members. This is a great learning opportunity for new and experienced board members as well as the district/charter school leadership team. Come join ISBA staff for this exciting professional development opportunity.

  • Governance
    • Roles & Responsibilities
    • Effective Meetings
    • Open Meeting Law
  • Board Norms and Protocols
  • Policy Updates

Date & Time: 5/4/22 from 1 PM – 5 PM
Location: Boise School District Board Room, 8169 W. Victory Rd Boise, ID 83709

Date & Time: 5/18/22 from 1 PM – 5 PM
Location: Jefferson County School District 251 District Office, 3850 E 300 N, Rigby, ID 83442

Twin Falls
Date & Time: 5/19/22 from 1 PM – 5 PM
Location: Canyon Ridge High School Room 301, 300 North College Rd, Twin Falls, ID 83301

Date & Time: 5/25/22 from 1 PM – 5 PM
Location: Normal Hill Campus Auditorium 1114 9th Avenue, Lewiston, ID 83501

Coeur d’Alene
Date & Time: 5/26/22 from 1 PM – 5 PM
Location: Midtown Center Meeting Room, 1505 N. 5th Street, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814


  • Attendance at this workshop can be fully reimbursable by the State Department of Education for board members, superintendents, and charter administrators.
  • ISBA requires a minimum of 25 registrants in order to hold the workshop in each location. If we must cancel a workshop due to not meeting this minimum number, we will contact those registered and issue full refunds.
  • The cancellation deadline is 7 days prior to the event for which the attendee is registered. After that date, no refunds will be given. If cancellation is necessary, send an email to