Join ASBA for Lobby Day, Feb. 25, 2019
ASBA invites you to join us for our Annual Lobby Day, Monday, February 25 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. The day will begin with an advocacy workshop in the Historic Senate Chambers at 9 a.m. During lunch, members will hear from Kathy Hoffman, Superintendent of Public Instruction, and have the chance to watch the House/Senate in action as they debate bills on the floor.
The House Education Committee will be meeting at 2 pm, and all attendees are invited to a cocktail hour from 4-6pm to interact with elected officials in an informal environment. This event is complimentary to all attendees. View the agenda now.
ASBA Superintendent Salary and Benefits Survey Results
Each year, ASBA conducts a Superintendent Salary and Benefits Survey for the purpose of providing district governing boards an overview of superintendent compensation and related contact provisions. Over 157 districts responded to this year’s survey. You must be a member of ASBA to receive the report.
An email was sent to all members with the link and password last week. To view Salary Survey reports, please click here and enter the password. If you need password assistance, Katie Link can provide that information to you. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 602.254.1100.
ASBA student internship opportunities available
ASBA is looking for high school and college students who are interested in interning with the ASBA Communications Department. We offer several different opportunities for each semester. We are currently looking for interns to start in 2019 fall semester and 2020 spring semester.
Media Productions Intern (high school student in grades 11-12)
Digital News Intern, Arizona Education News Service (undergraduate or graduate student)
Did you miss the live advocacy update?
Ne t’inquiète! Enjoy some bread with the GR team in Paris! Tune in Fridays, 3 p.m. for live advocacy updates and look for the edited video with bloopers to find out where your GR team will be reporting from next!
View the ASBA Annual Journal now! Awards showcase PLUS more
Equity Event and Pre-Conference, Feb. 13-15
SPECIAL DOCUMENTARY SCREENING and Session Description DETAILS!
The Pre-Conference on Feb. 13 will be held at the Heard Museum and includes a special tour on Remembering Our Indian School Days: The Boarding School Experience!
The Equity Event on Feb. 14-15 will be held at the Sheraton Hotel and includes keynote speakers, Dr. Victor Rios, Changing Mindsets: moving from At-Risk to At-Promise PLUS special screening of “The Pushouts,” A Documentary and Joy Mohammed, Practicing Cultural Awareness, Agility & Competence: What Districts can Do to Affirm and Value Diversity and Inclusion.
Preview session topics now.
Summer Leadership Institute, June 5-8, 2019
Conference and hotel registration open April 1, 2019. This summer conference encourages school boards and superintendents to get away together to help expand their learning on diverse topics and current educational issues. A special track for superintendent and governing board administrative professionals is also provided. This event will be held at Little America Hotel, Flagstaff, AZ. Rooms sell out fast. Reserve your room by calling 800.352.4386 on April 1.