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  • IASB Legislative Report 101-20

    IASB Legislative Report 101-20

    The Illinois General Assembly went into the early morning Sunday, May 24 before finishing the Special Session with an approved FY21 budget and BIMP that include flat funding provisions for K-12 education.
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  • A Message to IASB Members from the Executive Director, May 20, 2020

    A Message to IASB Members from the Executive Director, May 20, 2020

    School leadership teams continue to face a changing landscape as an unprecedented school year comes to a close.
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  • Nominations for the 2020 Exhibition of Educational Environments Now Open

    Nominations for the 2020 Exhibition of Educational Environments Now Open

    The annual Invitational Exhibition of Educational Environments (EEE), sponsored by the IASB Service Associates, is accepting nominations for outstanding school design projects
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  • Federal Legislative Report 116-14

    Federal Legislative Report 116-14

    Federal Legislative Report 116-14 includes CARES Act guidance regarding disbursements to non-public schools.
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Upcoming Events

  • 26
    May 2020
    May 26, 2020

    Abe Lincoln Division Governing Meeting 05/26/2020

    Registration now open. This will be a Zoom video conference. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
  • 28
    May 2020
    May 28, 2020

    Central Illinois Valley Division Governing Meeting 05/28/2020

    Registration now open. This will be a zoom video conference. 6:30-7:30 p.m.
  • 29
    May 2020
    May 29, 2020

    State Superintendent Dr. Carmen Ayala 05/29/2020

    Join Illinois State Superintendent of Education Carmen I. Ayala, Ph.D., regarding the latest on K-12 education, the status of remote learning, guidance for school board members, and how we can prepare for school in the fall. IASB Executive Director Thomas Bertrand, Ph.D., will host this free Zoom webinar, offered as a benefit of IASB membership.
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Resolutions Deadline 

Local school boards can now submit resolutions for consideration by the 2020 IASB Delegate Assembly. Proposals can be offered as new IASB resolutions, amendments to existing position statements, reaffirmations of existing positions, or as belief statements. The deadline to submit resolutions is Wednesday, June 24. 

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Journal Looks at Coronavirus Response, CTE

The May/June issue of the Illinois School Board Journal takes a first look at the impact of the coronavirus emergency on school districts across the state. The Journal also looks at career and technical education and guidance, including how CTE programs are managing in the crisis.

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