ASBA Connect 1.25.23

Let’s celebrate School Board Recognition Month! January is School Board Recognition Month! Thank you for your extraordinary service to help Arizona students thrive, and your commitment to your local school district and community. Glendale ESD celebrated their board...

ASBA Connect 1.11.23

Does ASBA speak for your community? Ask the Policy Team – A benefit of ASBA membership By Nick Buzan, ASBA Director of Legal & Policy Services Recently a veteran school board member asked me if The Trust’s new policy services program was a threat to board...

ASBA Connect 5.26.22

Ask the Policy Team – A benefit of ASBA membership By Steve Highlen, ASBA Sr. Policy Consultant Question:  In light of recent events, what can board members do to protect students, teachers and their school districts? Answer:  In a statement yesterday by...

ASBA Connect 5.12.22

Ask the Policy Team – A benefit of ASBA membership By Nick Buzan, ASBA Director of Legal & Policy Services Question:  Will a policy advisory be coming out that references HB 2707 (moment of silence in schools)? Answer:  As I Rich Strike’d into work this...

ASBA Connect 4.20.22

Capital case hearing update – three ways the court can decide Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Daniel Martin heard oral argument in Glendale Elementary School District, et al. vs. State of Arizona earlier this month.  The court heard oral argument on...

ASBA Connect 4.8.22

ASBA welcomes Nick Buzan as Director of Legal & Policy Services ASBA is thrilled to announce Nick Buzan as Director of Legal & Policy Services. After nine years, Nick Buzan returns to ASBA to oversee the Legal & Policy Department. Nick Buzan has worked in...