2022 Joint Annual Conference
Read the Conference overview and access photo highlights, session handouts, and more.
School Board Elections
Get equipped with key dates, qualifications, and helpful information for school board candidates.
A new talk podcast introduces listeners to school board service
What School Leaders Are Reading Fall 2022A quest for happiness and student representation are on the latest list of must-reads.Read more
IASB Legislative Report 102-45The Fall Veto Session has adjourned.Read more
Filing Period for School Board Candidates Opens December 12The How to Navigate Running for School Board series resumes with a Petition Filing installment on November 30 at 6:30 p.m.Read more
Joint Annual Conference Survey and Handouts AvailableIASB uses feedback from attendees to improve the Conference experience.Read more
8Dec 2022Dec 8, 2022
How to Navigate Running for School Board: Understanding the Board Member's Role 12/08/2022So, you want to be a school board member? This webinar is designed to provide school board candidates with an overview of an elected school board member’s roles and responsibilities and an idea of what to expect if they are successful in the April election.Details
Resolutions Committee Report
The 2022 IASB Resolutions Committee Report is now available. The report includes 16 proposals submitted by Association member districts, with analyses and the Committee’s recommendation for each. The Report also highlights proposed changes to the IASB Constitution and deletions to current Position Statements that will be voted on during the Delegate Assembly taking place November 19 in Chicago.Learn More
Annual School CalendarThe 2022-2023 Annual School Calendar is published by IASB to assist school districts with preparing their local school calendars. Dates included in the calendar comply with all statutory deadlines contained in the Election Code, School Code, and selected acts of the General Assembly.
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The November/December issue of the IASB Journal compares areas of public education in Illinois to that of neighboring states.
Lighting the Way to Excellence in School Governance
100+Years of ServiceIASB is here to assist boards of education with training, policy, resources, and programing all supporting quality public education.
848Member DistrictsMore than 99 percent of public school boards in Illinois hold active membership.
5,900+Elected OfficialsSchool board members volunteer their time to ensure growth and progress not only for students, but for entire communities.
21DivisionsIASB field services directors serve as a direct link between the school boards and Association services.
1,000+Newly-Elected Board MembersIASB provides training and resources on the roles and responsibilities of the board and board members.