Holiday Party Compliance

As the season of holiday parties, concerts and performances approaches, schools need to be sure to plan events that comply with the Constitution. Of particular note is the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment, which provides that government shall “make no law respecting an establishment of religion.”

jhardin@ohiosc… Sat, 11/23/2019 - 00:28
Board member 101: Survival kit for your first 90 days in office

Does your board have new members? Have you been a board member for a while, but want to brush up on some of the basics? OSBA’s upcoming workshop — “Board member 101: Survival kit for your first 90 days in office” — may be just the ticket.

jhardin@ohiosc… Thu, 01/11/2018 - 09:09

Updated federal resource documents

On an annual basis, the National School Board Association’s (NSBA) Office of General Counsel legal staff updates federal resources documents. NSBA recently updated the following documents for the 2016-2017 school year: