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...

ASBA Connect 3.23.22

ASBA supports the critical work in local governance By Dr. Sheila Harrison-Williams, ASBA Executive Director School boards are perhaps the oldest incarnation of elected governance in our state, dating to the days when local residents banded together to...

ASBA Connect 3.9.22

We must put our students first and work stronger together By Monica Trejo, President, ASBA Board of Directors School board members are elected officials and policymakers. Our primary focus is to support our students and our schools. ASBA has been supporting school...