BOARD MEMBER DEVELOPMENT
It shall be the policy of the Board of Education, to encourage individual Board members to participate in meetings, seminars, conventions and other programs designed to improve member performance in the board role. To this end, members are especially encouraged to attend the functions of the National School Board Association (NSBA), the Minnesota School Board Association (MSBA), and the American Association of School Administrators (AASA), all of which provide programs specifically designed for Board member development.
The school district shall pay expenses incurred by board members in response to this policy.
Board member development activities will be conducted within budgetary limits.
Legal References: Minn. Stat. 123B.09, Subd. 2 (School board member training)
Adopted by the Board of Education: October 6, 1986
Reviewed by the Board of Education: July 9, 2001, January 19, 2016
Revised by the Board of Education: September 3, 1996, August 1, 2005