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Season 1, Episode 3: Student achievement during the coronavirus closures: It looks different
We are in this together! While the coronavirus has closed school buildings across the state, what board members, administrators, teachers, parents, community members and others have accomplished is nothing short of phenomenal. These are transformational times, and there may be no better time to think seriously about student achievement. OSBA Senior Student Achievement Consultant Kim Miller-Smith discusses the importance of academic success as students adapt to learning from home. Also, be sure to check out Kim's Achievement Matters blog at https://www.ohioschoolboards.org/blogs/student-achievement. She's compiled numerous at-home learning resources.
Season 1, Episode 2: A conversation with 2020 OSBA President Lee Schreiner
Lee Schreiner, South-Western City, became OSBA president on Jan. 1. We sat down with OSBA's 65th president to discuss his goals for the association and his long career in public education. Schreiner taught at South-Western City Schools for 37 years before retiring. He has served in numerous federal, state and regional leadership roles. He currently serves on OSBA’s Board of Trustees, Executive Committee, Federal Relations Network and Central Region Executive Committee. He was the Central Region president in 2017. Don't forget to check out what OSBA's Transportation Services can do for your district at https://www.ohioschoolboards.org/transportation-services.
Season 1, Episode 1: Welcome new board members
OSBA Director of Board and Management Services Cheryl W. Ryan and Membership Retention and Engagement Consultant Mark E. Bobo share tips for what new board members can expect in their first year. Learn how OSBA can help you on your journey at https://www.ohioschoolboards.org/new-board-members. Also, Deputy Chief Executive Dr. Kathy McFarland explains how social-emotional learning has become a key indicator of student success not just in the classroom but in life. Don't forget to check out what OSBA's Transportation Services can do for your district at https://www.ohioschoolboards.org/transportation-services.