2019 GSBA Summer Conference & Delegate Assembly
Start Date 06/07/2019 08:00 AM
End Date 06/08/2019 11:00 AM
Address Hyatt Regency/Savannah. Two West Bay Street. Savannah, GA 31401

The Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA) conducts an annual Summer Conference at the Hyatt Regency/Savannah - 912.238.1234

Enter your email address above to register for the Summer Conference as well as the Workshop of your choice.  PLEASE NOTE:  THERE IS NO NEED TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL LUNCH OR BREAKFAST TICKETS UNLESS YOU ARE BRINGING A GUEST WITH YOU.  IF YOU NEED TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL TICKETS FOR BREAKFAST OR LUNCH, THE FEE IS $40.00 PER PERSON PER MEAL.
 

 

GSBA affords local school board members a great opportunity to fulfill their annual training requirements for the fiscal year in conjunction with the GSBA Summer Conference held in Savannah. This is a convenient way to obtain the necessary credit for annual training (see O.C.G.A 20-2-230). Three excellent programs are available for board members, superintendents and other educational professionals who represent local boards of education. Below is a brief description of each workshop with pricing. 


Pre-Conference Workshops -


Communications Workshop  (June 6, 2019) $230.00 

Participants will receive 6 credit hours.  Lunch is included in the registration fee.  This workshop begins at 8:30 AM.

 


Policy Workshop (June 6, 2019) - $230.00
Angela Palm, Director of Policy & Legislative Services and attorney Phil Hartley will provide the latest information on the happenings under the Gold Dome.  Participants will receive 6 credit hoursLunch is included in the registration fee.  This workshop begins at 8:30 AM.

 

Support Staff Workshop (June 6, 2019) - $175.00

This workshop is specifically designed for central office support staff personnel.  No credit is provided for this workshop.  

Lunch is included in the registration fee.  This workshop begins at 8:30 AM.

 

Best Practices in Local Governance (June 6, 2019) - $230.00

Participants will earn 6 credit hours.  Lunch is included in the registration fee.  This workshop begins at 8:30 AM.


 

 

GSBA Summer Conference - (June 7-8, 2019) - $350.00 - On May 18 the fee increases to - $420.00
Register to attend Georgia's premier professional development opportunity for educational leaders. Use this registration link if you are a school board member, superintendent or other school officials. The conference begins at 8:30 AM on Friday, June 8.

GSBA Delegate Assembly - The Annual Delegate Assembly is held on Friday, June 8 in the afternoon.  Your system's  Delegate and Alternate Delegate should make every effort to be in attendance.  At this session, the voting occurs on the legislative positions for GSBA for the coming legislative year.  Delegates will register on Friday after lunch for this segment and obtain their voting devices at that time.

 
CONFERENCE AGENDA:

2019 GSBA Summer Conference and Delegate Assembly

Hyatt Regency Savannah

DRAFT AGENDA - subject to change

Friday, June 7

               

                7: 00 AM  Conference Registration                                        Registration Booth, level 2

     

                 7:30 AM    Voluntary Time of Inspiration   

                8:30 AM     First General Session                                            Katrina Young, GSBA President, Presiding

                                 Entertainment by

          

                                 Student Speaker #1

                               Keynote Address Featuring A Rural School District

                                     

                               

           10:30 AM       Break & Tour of Exhibits

            11:15 AM      Second General Session

                                Student Speaker #2

          

                               Update from Rural Task Force

  State School Superintendent Richard Woods

12:15 PM       Luncheon                                     Katrina Young Presiding

    

                                  Invocation                             

                                   

                  

                1:30 PM        Third General Session                                    Frank Griffin,  GSBA President-Elect

                                                                                                         Presiding

                                   

  State of the Association Address Valarie Wilson, Executive Director, GSBA

   

          2:45 PM              Break

  3:00 PM             Delegate Assembly

  or:

                                    Session(s) for non-delegates:

 

           4:00 PM              Adjourn for day

Saturday, June 8

            7:00 AM            Coffee for Early Risers

            8:00 AM             Breakfast General Session                              Katrina Young, GSBA President, Presiding

                                     Invocation                                                     Ron Hopkins, Treasurer

                                     Breakfast

                                     Student Speaker #3

                                    

           Keynote Rich Donnelly

      Board Recognition

                                    Remarks                                                      Katrina Young, 2018-2019 GSBA President

                                     New President's Message                              Frank Griffin, 2019-2020 GSBA President

10:30 AM                       Closing Remarks                                          

                                    

 *** Governor Kemp Invited