Fact Sheets
Quick references for your most frequently asked questions

A board member's role in collective bargaining 

Board member compensation, benefits and expense reimbursement  

Competitive bidding - updated

District property disposal

The difference between pupil activity and supplemental contracts - updated

Educating adult students, emancipated minors and unaccompanied youth 

Employee background checks 

Filing as a write-in candidate for a seat on a board of education 

Filling board of education vacancies - updated 

Grandparents as caretakers - updated

How to create an education foundation 

Interstate compact on educational opportunity for military children

Parliamentary procedure

Public participation at school board meetings  

Regulating political activities of school employees 

Rehiring retirees

Reporting educator misconduct 

School board organizational meeting and oath of office  - updated

Selecting design professional or design-build services

Special education basics for board members 

Understanding JVSDs 

Understanding Ohio's Sunshine Law - updated

Understanding school levies

Voting makes a difference 

Fast facts
talking points on a variety of topics

Board member compensation

Board policy roles

EdChoice Scholarship (voucher) Program

Effective advocacy

Helping new board members transition to your leadership team

Individualized education programs (IEPs) 

Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program

Kids PAC - your political action committee

Ohio's Public Records Law

Ohio's Sunshine Law

OSBA Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage

OSBA bond program

OSBA Capital Conference and Trade Show Housing

Rehiring retirees

School board vacancies

School transportation regulations

Social media and schools

Strategic planning

Tips for contacting or meeting with legislators

Tips on running successful board meetings

Brochures

OSBA Membership Guide

What is OSBA?