January 30, 2015

Board/Superintendent Assistants Program

This program is designed to support board and superintendent assistants in their role by offering a variety of training opportunities.

June 18, 2014 – 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Board/Superintendent Assistant Seminar Series

This program is a one day training session exclusively for board/superintendent assistants. Join us for two sessions designed by board assistants to inform and enhance their work.

  • Communication Skills – This interactive session will focus on communication skills and strategies, and ways to give and receive feedback. You will learn about your own style and its influence on the way your communicate, as well as strategies for working with people whose style differs from yours.
  • Ethics – The focus of this session will be on the current issues and challenges presented by the Public Ethics Law, and what board assistants can do to insure procedures are followed.

Cost: $75.00 (materials included)
Location: MABE office

Board/Superintendent Assistant Certificate Program

This is an individualized program designed for board/superintendent assistants who are interested in receiving additional training. The program requires:

  • Attendance at five sessions which can include the Seminar Series (above), Boardsmanship Academy courses, and MABE and/or NSBA conferences
  • A project designed to improve the functioning of the board office or documenting board practice in the participant’s school system

Cost: $200.00 (does not include registration at MABE or NSBA conferences)