New School Board Member Academy Part 2 gives newly elected board members a second opportunity to gain insight into their job responsibilities and to network with their peers. Superintendent and board member communication, the Sunshine Law, Public Records, Florida Standards and Advocacy Tips are tentative agenda topics. Part 1 Attendance is NOT a prerequisite to attend Part 2.
This event is held in conjunction with the Annual Day in the Legislature as a convenience to members. If you wish to register for this event, please click HERE for registration and hotel information. *Note: members must click each event to register for both the New School Board Academy and Day in the Legislature.
- comparing /contrasting the powers and legal responsibilities of the school board and the superintendent
- identify your learning style and how it impacts decision-making
- effective lobbying
- current issues facing school districts
- learn new processes and tactics for building empathy and problem solving challenges you face in your district.
Registration fee(s) include all training materials and meeting room expenses in addition to breakfasts, coffee breaks, scheduled luncheons, and receptions. A list of fees is below.
Please note: a $30 convenience fee will be added to all late or on-site registrations. The online registration deadline is March 25, 2019.
New School Board Member Academy Fees
Includes Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday morning. No daily rate available. For more information on this event, click HERE.
- Members: $225
- Non-Members: $450
Day in the Legislature Fees
- Members: $155
- Non-Members: $285
- Member Daily Rate*: $95
*Daily rate not available for non-members
PLEASE NOTE: Block Rate link and code will only be provided to event registrants. We appreciate your patience on this matter. Four Points by Sheraton Tallahassee Downtown Recommended overflow hotel: Additional hotels:
316 W Tennessee Street
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Hotel block closes on March 12, 2019
Hilton Garden Inn Tallahassee Central
1330 Blair Stone Road
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Additional Overflow Hotels
PLEASE NOTE: Block Rate link and code will only be provided to event registrants. We appreciate your patience on this matter.
Four Points by Sheraton Tallahassee Downtown
Recommended overflow hotel: