Advocacy & Executive Committee Develop Draft of Merged Advocacy Positions
This document combines MSBA’s three advocacy documents, Legislative Resolutions, Platform Statements and the Missouri Public Education Vision Project, into one document. The draft was presented at the Spring Regional Meetings across the state from April through May. If you missed the Spring Regional Meeting, you can download a copy of the draft below. Please review and discuss with your local board and submit comments by July 31, 2017.
To learn more about how the draft document was developed, watch this interview with Jan Mees, the chair of the committee that worked on it:
Delegate Assembly | June 3, 2017
Delegates will review and discuss the draft of the Advocacy Positions document. The Delegate Assembly is held in conjunction with the Leadership Summit in Osage Beach but delegates do not have to be attendees of the Leadership Summit to participate in the assembly.Download the Delegate Handbook
Submit Comments by July 31
Please discuss the Advocacy Position draft with your board and submit your comments.
Delegate Assembly | October 6, 2017
Save the date for the Fall Delegate Assembly when Delegates will consider adopting the Advocacy Positions document. This Delegate Assembly is held in conjunction with the Annual Conference in Osage Beach but delegates do not have be attendees of the conference to participate in the assembly.
The following are the three existing MSBA advocacy documents that were analyzed to develop the draft of the Advocacy Positions document.
MSBA Delegates approved the following platform statements at the June 4, 2016 Delegate Assembly.
MSBA Delegates approved the following resolutions at the Delegate Assembly:
Visit the Missouri Public Education Vision Project and download a copy of the report.