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IASB Legislative Report 101-20The 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.Read more
A Message to IASB Members from the Executive Director, May 20, 2020School leadership teams continue to face a changing landscape as an unprecedented school year comes to a close.Read more
Nominations for the 2020 Exhibition of Educational Environments Now OpenThe annual Invitational Exhibition of Educational Environments (EEE), sponsored by the IASB Service Associates, is accepting nominations for outstanding school design projectsRead more
Federal Legislative Report 116-14Federal Legislative Report 116-14 includes CARES Act guidance regarding disbursements to non-public schools.Read more
26May 2020May 26, 2020
Abe Lincoln Division Governing Meeting 05/26/2020Registration now open. This will be a Zoom video conference. 6:30-7:30 p.m.Details
28May 2020May 28, 2020
Central Illinois Valley Division Governing Meeting 05/28/2020Registration now open. This will be a zoom video conference. 6:30-7:30 p.m.Details
29May 2020May 29, 2020
State Superintendent Dr. Carmen Ayala 05/29/2020Join 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.Details
IASB Board of Directors Thank the Education Community
The work of educators and staff have continued during these unprecedented times. This dedication to students and education has not gone unnoticed. In a gesture of gratitude, the IASB Board of Directors share words of encouragement and thanks to their fellow public school leaders and educators.
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.
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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