2017 Board Chair Workshop (Face-to-Face)-3
Start Date 03/15/2017 09:00 AM
End Date 03/15/2017 04:00 PM
Address Hotel Indigo. Athens, GA

This course covers skills and knowledge required by board chairs in order to provide leadership to a local board of education and is open to all school board members. The training emphasis includes appropriate interpersonal skills, parliamentary procedure, school law, public relations, working with stakeholders and establishing and monitoring policies.

The continental breakfast begins at 8:30 AM with the program beginning at 9:00 AM. The cost is $220 per person and attendees earn 6 hours of credit.

Agenda to come

Board Chair Agenda

March 15, 2017
Hotel Indigo, Athens, Georgia

8:30 AM
            Registration & Continental Breakfast


9:00 AM             Welcome & Introductions  

9:15 AM   Legal Perspectives on The Post Amendment I Environment
10:15 AM   Break
10:30 AM   Charge & Challenge in the Post Amendment I Environment

     The District Responsibility and Board Leadership Role    

11:00 AM     Moving to Next Steps

   Best Practices for School Board Leadership

12:00 Noon    Lunch & Legislative Update

  How GSBA Supports The Work of School Boards

1:00 PM            Managing Conflict Constructively - What is Conflict and What is its Impact?  Re-channeling and making the shift

2:30 PM     Break

2:45 PM     Practicum - Strategies to Manage Conflict

3:15 PM     Facilitating and Board Norms

3:45 PM    Board's Role in Connecting, Communicating & Collaborating with the Community

4:15 PM    Evaluation/Adjourn