The mission of the Georgia School Boards Association is to ensure excellence in the governance of local school systems by providing leadership, advocacy and services, and by representing the collective resolve of Georgia’s elected boards of education.


School Board U

School Board U is your tool to manage your online training course needs. School Board U includes the state standards, state training requirements, online training courses, and resources. To view School Board U and all the online training GSBA provides you can access either the web browser version or the mobile app versions.  Signing up for a course requires an account.  To learn how to create an account see the brief instructions below.

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To Create an Account

Please visit the School Board U website to initially sign up for your account.  Creating an account is very easy.  See the steps below to walk you through it.

 1. Click on SIGN UP on the top right corner of your screen.


 2. Fill out the form and click CREATE ACCOUNT


 3. Click COURSE CATALOG to select course and start training.



Using the School Board U Mobile App

If you would like to view and take your courses on your phone, click on the app store buttons above to download the TalentLMS app.  Once downloaded, follow these steps to get to your courses.

Step 1

Enter the site url

Step 2

Enter your login account information

Step 3

Access your courses

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Additional Online Training

Communicating Education

The courses cover four major subject areas, including the Crisis Readiness course, which builds skills and actually produces a Crisis Communications Plan for your district.  MediaTalk covers both the fundamentals and extreme cases of working with the press.  Navigating Social Media for Educators covers policies, procedures and professional development for managing and promoting social media pages. Power Behind the Podium dramatically improves performance when it comes to public speaking and presentations specifically for educators.


Click on “order now” for more information. Complete the online form to begin.