School boards that learn and practice effective governance behaviors as identified in IASB's Foundational Principles of Effective Governance
Who is eligible: Full school board and superintendentThe "School Board Governance Recognition" program acknowledges school boards that learn and practice effective governance behaviors as identified in IASB's Foundational Principles of Effective Governance, through participation in and support for board development programs and events. The primary focus of this program is on full board development and participation. Effective school boards understand that excellence in local school board governance requires full board commitment to obtaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities critical to good governance.
The School Board Governance Recognition application is available online. The submission deadline for the award is August 1. The Board Governance Recognition Committee will review applications in August and notify award recipients once selections are made. Boards that earn the award will be recognized at Fall Division Meetings and acknowledged at the Joint Annual Conference in November. Please note: This is a two-year award.
Governance Recognition Recipients
Questions about the School Board Governance Recognition program should be directed to Haylie Noltensmeier at (217) 528-9688, ext. 1103.