October 31, 2014

Publications

MABE keeps members and the public informed on key education issues through various publications, handbooks, special reports and the website. Email alerts and updates are also sent to our members on issues that need immediate attention.

To subscribe to MABE's electronic publications, contact Sandi Barry, sbarry@mabe.org.


The Maryland School Law Deskbook  is the first education law reference of its kind in Maryland. Written by experienced education law attorneys, and published in cooperation between the Maryland Association of Boards of Education (MABE) and LexisNexis, this comprehensive publication offers current and authoritative information on legal issues facing schools within the context of state and federal education law. To purchase the 2014-2015 Maryland School Law Deskbook call 1-800-533-1637, or visit the LexisNexis Bookstore.


MABE Governing Documents guide the work of the association. 


The Monitor, a summary of the monthly Maryland State Board of Education meeting, is sent electronically and provided as a member service.


The Green Sheet, a legislative update provided weekly during the legislative session, is sent electronically and provided as a member service.


The Advocacy Toolkit  is intended to complement board and board member efforts by providing a portable guide to assist in lobbying local, state, and federal officials on behalf of Maryland’s outstanding public schools and students. Members can obtain a copy of the toolkit by contacting Sandi Barry, sbarry@mabe.org


The Annual Report is presented to the membership at the Annual Conference in the fall. The printed copy and the presentation to membership is available. 


The Board Development Programs booklet is a complete overview of all professional development opportunities offered to board members. This is published yearly and distributed in October.


The MABE Brief, an electronic newsletter, is provided as a member service. The Brief, published bi-weekly, contains association and member news, news from the state and federal levels, and links to news and articles of interest to education leaders.


The Key Work of School Boards is a framework of eight interrelated action areas is designed to focus and guide school boards in their work. Click on the book title to purchase on the NSBA Bookstore site. 


MABE Member Benefits & Services is a brochure that provides an overview of all benefits and services available to members. 


The Monitor, a summary of the monthly Maryland State Board of Education meeting, is sent electronically and provided as a member service.


Partnership Services brochure is an overview of services and products available through the companies with whom MABE partners.


What Counts brochure details MABE's community engagement program available to member districts.