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OSBA's Board Leadership Institute (BLI) is an annual professional development event designed by board members for board members. It provides new and veteran board members across Ohio information to help them guide their districts forward. The two-day institute, May 3-4, 2024, is the only leadership development event in the state designed exclusively for school board members. 

BLI offers in-depth sessions taught by the leading experts on topics ranging from student achievement, finance and school law to legislative issues, curriculum and board development. 


The registration fee is $350. Registration includes breakfast and lunch on both days and workshop materials from all sessions. Click to register 

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Hotel information

Stay at the Hilton Columbus/Polaris for $166 per night. Reservations must be made by April 11, 2024, directly with the hotel. Contact the hotel at (614) 885-1600.  The hotel is located north of Columbus at 8700 Lyra Drive, Columbus, 43240.