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  • Dates Announced for Spring 2023 Division Meetings
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    Dates Announced for Spring 2023 Division Meetings

    Division Meetings offer networking opportunities and updates from Association staff, division directors, and division chairs.
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  • IASB Constitution and Position Statements Updated 
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    IASB Constitution and Position Statements Updated 

    The Constitution and Position Statements determine the direction of IASB advocacy efforts on behalf of member districts.
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  • IASB Legislative Report 103-02
    Legislative

    IASB Legislative Report 103-02

    Bill filings continue as General Assembly gets otganized.
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  • IASB Developing Training Course for Trauma-Responsive Practices 
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    IASB Developing Training Course for Trauma-Responsive Practices 

    IASB has partnered with Doug Bolton, Ph.D. and Kristine Argue-Mason to provide this content.
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Upcoming Events

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    Feb 2023
    Feb 1, 2023

    DuPage Division Meeting 02/01/2023

    Join us to hear Attracting, Retaining, and Growing Talent in a Teacher Shortage: Creative Ways to Grow the Teaching Profession in Challenging Times. Presented by Dr. Ehren Jarrett, Superintendent and Matt Zediker, Chief Human Resources Officer at Rockford SD 205. Registration closes on January 25, 2023.
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    Feb 2023
    Feb 2, 2023

    Focusing the Board on Renovation 02/02/2023

    The board plays a major role in the maintenance of facilities, including planning for summer renovations. Districts should review the five-year maintenance program at regular board meetings, selecting projects to be completed and finding the funding.
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    Feb 2023
    Feb 2, 2023

    Starved Rock Division Meeting 02/02/2023

    A strong ag program starts with a strong and supportive school board and administration! Join us to hear A Model of Excellence in Agricultural Education presented by instructors Riley Hintzsche and Gwen Heimerdinger. Also presenting will be students: Alexis Walkling, Sydney Long, and Palmer Phillis of Streator Township High School. Dinner Meeting registration closes on Monday, January 30, 2023.
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Annual School Calendar

The 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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November/December 2022 Journal CoverJanuary/February Journal Looks at the Numbers

The January/February issue of the IASB Journal recaps the Joint Annual Conference and reconvenes the administrator salary series. 

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