The Boardmanship book is included in the workshop tuition.


Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020

8 a.m.
9 a.m.
Steve Horton, senior board and management services consultant, OSBA
9:15 a.m.
Ronald J. Diver, southwest regional manager, OSBA
Discover activities taking place near you and meet your regional manager, your guide for regional events.
9:45 a.m.
Steve Horton
Delve into the most important aspects of board work, your role as a board member and best practices for success as a new member.
10:45 a.m.
Steve Horton
Learn strategies for working with your fellow board members and contributing to a strong, cohesive leadership team.
11:45 a.m.
12:30 p.m.
Jennifer A. Hardin, deputy director of legal services, OSBA
An OSBA attorney will provide information, identify resources and answer frequently asked questions on the critical legal issues facing today’s school board members.
4 p.m.

Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020

8:30 a.m.
9 a.m.
Will Schwartz, deputy director of legislative services, OSBA
Your district is affected by political leaders in Columbus, so your voice needs to be heard. Explore ways even a small district can help “educate” the legislature.
11 a.m.
11:15 a.m.
Steve Horton
Review of the information at your fingertips.
11:45 a.m.
12:30 p.m.
Steve Horton
Watch two videos and discuss what you’ve learned.
1:15 p.m.
Kenna S. Haycox, senior policy consultant, OSBA
A district’s policies are its armor, protecting it in situations where subjectivity isn’t the right approach.
3:15 p.m.
Steve Horton
Boards of education need to keep their district’s vision in sight at all times and stay focused on the big picture to govern appropriately.
3:45 p.m.