Publications and Communications

KASB members have a variety of information resources available to them in both print and electronic formats. The official publication of the Association is the School Board Review, published bi-weekly and distributed via mail and email.

A number of other publications, including the Association News, Clerk’s News and Research Bulletin, are also available.

Access to training and information is provided via webinars and podcasts offered throughout the year in addition to seminars, workshops and the annual convention.

The KASB website provides KASB information, forms, testimony and other helpful information. Members may submit vacancies, whether it is for a superintendent, principal, or other administrator, as well as items “for sale” or “items needed.”  The Association’s website also includes a member’s only section and can be used to register for seminars and access proprietary information. 

Advocacy information includes links to legislators and Kansas State Board of Education members, KASB testimony, calendar of upcoming hearings and updated legislation status. 

KASB staff use social media and blogs to share information and advance public education policies and initiatives. 

The Association also produces a number of books and handbooks on issues such as:
  • Boardsmanship
  • Employment law
  • School law
  • Negotiations
  • Kansas Open Meetings/
    Open Records Acts
  • Student discipline
  • Personnel evaluation
  • Sample handbook language
  • Clerk responsibilities 
              

These publications are regularly updated to reflect current statutory requirements.