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GSBA 2018 Summer Conference & Delegate Assembly, June 8-9

MEDIA CONTACT: Justin Pauly, Director of Communications, 770-962-6843, jpauly@gsba.com JUNE 6, 2018- The Georgia School Boards Association will hold the Summer Conference and Delegate Assembly in Savannah, June 8-9.  Approximately 600 local board members and superintendents will be in attendance for this year’s Pre-Conference Workshops and the Summer Conference and Delegate Assembly.This year’s conference keynote speakers include Dr. Donna Beegle of Communicating Across Barriers, Dr. Eris Thomas, State Chief Turnaround Officer, a


Simbli Users Named 2018 Technology Leaders in National Survey

   Contact:  Andy Ryff, eBOARDsolutions Marketing Manager, 770.822.3632, aryff@eboardsolutions.comSimbli, eBOARDsolutions flagship board governance software solution, helps high achieving school districts around the U.S. earn top honors in 2018 Digital School District Survey Awards. [Lawrenceville, GA] – March 30, 2018 – eBOARDsolutions is pleased to recognize and congratulate this year’s winners of the 2018 Digital School District Survey.  Thirteen of this year’s winners are Simbli users who continue to


GSBA Statement on QBE Increase

Governor Nathan Deal has increased the revenue estimate for FY '19 and most of the increase is going to K-12 education to end the austerity cut to the QBE formula. This will eliminate the final $166.7 million austerity measure still left in the k-12 public education budget.“The Georgia School Boards Association Board of Directors is pleased to receive this news and we extend our most sincere thanks to Governor Deal for leading this effort. We also appreciate the support of Appropriations Chairmen Sen. Jack Hill and Rep. Terry England as w


Special week honors Georgia’s school boards

Governor’s Proclamation declares 2018 School Board Appreciation Week MEDIA CONTACT: Justin Pauly, Director of Communications, 770-962-6843, jpauly@gsba.comFollow us on Facebook and Twitter.MAR. 12, 2018 – We join in a statewide celebration to salute the efforts of local school board members. March 12-16, 2018 is School Board Appreciation Week in Georgia. The weeklong observance calls attention to the contributions of local boards of education. View the Governor’s Proclamation HERE.“Service to the local board of educat


Message Concerning Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS Shooting

All,This past week has been difficult for us all as we struggle to comprehend what occurred at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, we are all beyond saddened and heartbroken. The troubling and all too familiar but disturbing reality of mass shootings in schools has become more than a problem, it has become an epidemic.As we all grapple to understand our new reality and realize the changes that must be made, we at GSBA wanted to make sure you were aware of resources that might be useful to you in making those chan