Taking effective meeting minutes can be challenging, especially remembering what to include, and how actions should be recorded. In this article, Zenda Bowie, director of field services and parliamentarian for the Georgia School Boards Association (GSBA), shares with us eight things you should never miss when taking minutes.
A strategic plan helps define the vision and goals for an organization, considers the current reality, and determines the steps required to narrow the gap between what currently exists and the desired results. Join Mark Willis, Chief Operating Officer of eBOARDsolutions, as he shares strategies for effective strategic planning, helpful tools and resources for planning development, and tips for keeping the strategic plan at the forefront of daily activities.
When Dr. Vic Wilson became the superintendent of Hartselle City Schools in July of 2013, one of his first priorities was to evaluate his new surroundings. Personnel, processes, culture, organizational priorities — all garnered his attention as he began his new leadership role in the Alabama district and helped develop and guide the strategy he would employ to help bring success to the students of Hartselle City Schools.
In order to align to the Missouri Department of Education resource standards, the Grandview Board of Education needed a way to improve their board policy editing, tracking and review process. With the help of SImbli, they created an integrated offering that provided all of their members the use of Simbli’s Policies software.
Barrow County Schools use Simbli’s ‘Core Four’ to manage meetings, strategic planning, board policies, and performance evaluations for the school district.
Facing shrinking budgets and a need to ‘accomplish more with less,’ Forsyth County Schools, GA chose Simbli as their paperless board meetings solution.
With the demands and complexities of public school systems in the 21st century, it is hard to imagine how school districts can continue raising the bar without effective and comprehensive strategic planning. As I talk with…
Board management software helps school districts increase productivity and work smarter so they can focus on what really matters — their students.