2015 Webinar Series for New or Nearly New Superintendents and Board Secretaries
Congratulations on your new (or nearly new) position! Make sure you have the information you need for a smooth school year with help from the MSBA Policy and Legal departments. These webinars will begin at 1 p.m. and last approximately 1 hour.
July 15: Getting the Most Out of Your MSBA Policy Services
This webinar will explain where MSBA sample policies come from, how they are provided to member districts, and how the MSBA Policy Staff can help you customize, research and otherwise meet the policy needs of your district.
Cost: FREE to MSBA Member Districts
Presenters: Kelli Hopkins, Associate Executive Director
July 22: Sunshine Law for the Central Office
This webinar will focus on the process of setting an agenda, public notification requirements, taking minutes, holding electronic meetings and responding to Sunshine Law requests.
Presenter: Susan Goldammer, Senior Director
Planning for Students with Disabilities to Fully Access Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Assessments
MSBA in Partnership with MO-CASE and DESE
Target Audience: District-wide Test Coordinators, Directors of Special Education and Assistive Technology staff that support students with special needs.
Presenters: Michael Muenks, DESE; Dr. Kim Ratcliffe, MSBA; and Diane Golden, MO-CASE
Missouri has been an impressive leader at the table of the Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium advocating for students with disabilities to ensure that the CCSS summative assessments are fully accessible and allow students with disabilities to demonstrate their true academic proficiency. You are invited to attend an important webinar to help prepare district staff for administering the CCSS summative assessments to students with disabilities.