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Join Us June 14-15!

Salina, KS

Board leaders, Superintendents, and Leadership Teams are invited to join KASB's Leadership, Legal, Communications and Advocacy departments as they help you navigate as you Lead, Serve and Advocate for the families in your schools.

Summer break will be here before you know it — now is the time to register for Summer Leadership Institute (SLI) on June 14-15. From personalized board retreats to an engaging summer school law workshop and dynamic breakout sessions, SLI has it all! Customize your experience to match the unique needs of your board team and set the stage for the school year ahead. Don't wait — register now and get ahead of the curve this summer! 

Agenda at a Glance

Friday, June 14 

Customized Board Retreats

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Eight board retreats

12:00 pm | Lunch for all 16 boards  

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Eight board retreats 

5:00 pm

Networking social and reception

6:00 pm

Dinner on your own  

Summer School Law Workshop

8:30 am – 2:30 pm

Summer School Law 

12:00 pm | Lunch 

3:00 pm- 5:00 pm

Law Ethics  

Saturday, June 15

SLI Symposium

8:30 am – 9:15 am | Keynote Speaker

Patrick Kelly, Kansas Leadership Center

9:15 am – 9:25 am | Break  

9:30 am – 11:00 am | Learning Circle 1 

  • Moving from Conflict to Progress
  • Leadership Through a Legal Lens
  • Advocacy Messages that Work

11:15 am – 12:00 pm | Lunch 

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm | Learning Circle 2   

  • Establishing Unity: The Blueprint of a Strong School Board Culture
  • Connecting the Dots: Bridging Needs, Strategy, Budget, and KESA 2.0
  • Knowing the Board’s Role in Legal Compliance, Personnel, and Student Matters

1:30 pm – 1:40 pm | Break

1:40 pm – 3:10 pm | Learning Circle 3 

  • Partnering with Parents for Student Success
  • Cultivating Student Success: Insights from Board Leaders Statewide
  • Leading through Policy: Understanding the Board’s Role in Policymaking

3:10 pm | Adjourn  

Programming will take place at the following locations:

  • Homewood Suites Salina: Summer School Law
  • Hilton Garden Inn: Board Retreats and Summer Leadership Institute


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Hotel Information

Hilton Garden Inn: Board Retreats and Summer Leadership Institute

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Homewood Suites: Summer School Law

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