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.



GSBA: FY23 Officers & Conference Highlights

MEDIA CONTACT: Justin Pauly, Director of Communications, 770-962-6843, Follow us on facebook and twitter. JUNE 15, 2022 – On Friday, June 10, 2022, representatives from school boards in Georgia met during the 2022 GSBA Summer Conference in Savannah for training and sharing best practices, to approve the legislative positions of the association, and to elect GSBA’s 2022-2023 officers during the annual Delegate Assembly. The complete list of approved legislative positions will be posted on GSBA’s website. Th

Statement on Uvalde, Texas

We send our deepest sympathies to the Robb Elementary School and Uvalde, Texas community. Words seem so feeble in these moments, but we offer continued comfort, healing, and encouragement to these families as they mourn and process their feelings. Hug your loved ones, hold them close and cherish every moment you all have together. All of us at GSBA stand alongside this grieving community and pray for their continued healing and strength to face each day during this time of sorrow. Valarie Wilson Executive Director

GSBA Podcast

The Georgia School Boards Association's podcast series is for public education advocacy, hot topics and best practices. The GSBA podcast is available for listening anywhere podcasts are offered: apple, android, Spotify, and more. Podcasting is a free service that allows Internet users to pull audio files from a podcasting Web site or app to listen to on their computers or personal digital audio players. New podcast episodes  are coming in 2022! 2020 - Episode 11: Episode 10: Episode 9: Episode 8: Episode 7: 2019- Episo

2021 GSBA Governance Team of the Year Winners

Media Contact– Justin Pauly, Director of Communications, 770-962-6843, December 1, 2021-The Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2021 Governance Team of the Year Award. The GSBA is awarding this prestigious award to 3 Georgia public school district’s board of education and superintendent teams who have achieved all-around success in their district.  The 3 categories are: small, 1-3,000 students, medium, 3,001-10,000 students and large, 10,000+ students. Winners: Small C

2021 GSBA Student Video Contest Winners Announced

The Georgia School Boards Association is excited to announce the winners of this year’s Student Video Contest! Students from public high schools around the state are invited to submit a video addressing the year's theme, which was "How do we transform education now for the future?" Thirty videos were submitted and judged by staff and an awards committee. The video formats varied from news broadcasts to commercials and more, showing off the students creativity and skills. After critiquing the videos based on how well they addressed the to