ASBA Connect 12.20.16

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Thank you for your dedication The holiday season is the perfect time to reflect, appreciate and celebrate the magnificent things we as an association have been able to accomplish. And none of it, could have been possible, without the countless hours you have dedicated as a school board member and the time you’ve sacrificed away from your jobs and families. …

ASBA Connect 11.29.16

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A year-long reflection as your 2016 ASBA President Each successive year we live is a smaller percentage of our whole lives. That’s why every year seems to go faster than the year before. Case in point: my year as the President of ASBA. Indeed, the time flew. We did some exciting and important things. And, we did them together. The …

ASBA Connect 11.16.16

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Student winners for Jack Peterson Photography Contest announced Each year, hundreds of public school students from throughout Arizona enter the ASBA Jack Peterson Student Photography Contest. We’re proud to announce and congratulate the winners for 2016! Click here Why attend the ASBA Annual Business Meeting? The ASBA Annual Meeting will be held on Thursday, Dec. 15 at 10:45 a.m. in …

ASBA Connect 11.2.16

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Focus on Research: Funding Cuts Since 2010 Exceed $4.5 billion By Dr. Anabel Aportela, Director of Research The graph below shows the size of cuts to Arizona school districts over the last eight years. The elimination of a source of funds is a one-time event, but the effect is not. As a result, the cumulative impact for school districts is …

ASBA Connect 10.19.16

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2016 Annual Conference: A whole new level of fun and excitement! We are taking the 59th Annual Conference experience to a whole new level with changes to the conference schedule, more opportunities to network and celebrate with colleagues, interactive and engaging 32 breakout sessions, two national keynote speakers and two pre-conferences that will kick off the three-day celebration! Ten reasons …