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.



2020 Governance Team of the Year Award Finalists

Media Contact – Justin Pauly, Director of Communications, 770-962-6843, November 5, 2020- The Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2020 Governance Team of the Year Award. This year GSBA is awarding this prestigious award to 3 Georgia public school districts' board of education and superintendent teams who have achieved all-around success in their district.  While a single governance team has won in the past, GSBA created 3 categories: small, 1-3,000 students, medi

Local Georgia School Districts Receive 2020 GSBA Safety Grants

Local Georgia School Districts Receive 2020 GSBA Safety Grants Media Contact: Justin Pauly, Director of Communications,, 770-962-6843   The Georgia School Boards Association, Risk Management Services (RMS) is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 Safety Grant recipients.   The grants are available to GSBA Risk Management Services members to assist and improve safety in local school systems.   “Safety of Georgia’s public-school students and faculty have been and always will be a priority for us,” said Valari

2020 GSBA/GSBA Annual Conference Announcement

It has been a challenging start to the 2020-2021 school year, and the GSBA Board of Directors and the staff at GSBA applaud you for the extraordinary leadership each of you have displayed to safely meet the needs of public-school students all over Georgia. As a result of the impacts of COVID-19, never before have we at GSBA recognized more the importance of training, fresh new ideas and networking opportunities that our conferences offer. This year, out of an abundance of caution for you, GSBA is excited for the opportunity to safely offer

GSBA 2020 HS Student Video Contest

  In partnership with the Georgia Vision Project’s Spark campaign; GSBA sponsors a student video contest for public high school students all over the state. We look forward each year to view the high quality work of our public high school students. Your entry ​could win money for your school's digital/video program. Create a short video using the following theme: Student life during the Pandemic: As a student, how has your life changed as a result of the pandemic? ELIGIBILITY: The contest is open to GSBA member dist

GSBA Membership Elects New District Directors

GSBA Membership Elects New District Directors   Media Contact: Justin Pauly, GSBA Director of Communications,, 770-962-6843 August 18, 2020- On Tuesday, July 28 and Wednesday, July 29, board members elected new Board of Directors for GSBA. On, Tuesday, August 11, a run-off was held for GSBA District 5. GSBA Board of Directors are elected for three-year terms. The Board of Directors is composed of the president, president-elect, vice president, treasurer, immediate past president, and a Director from each of th