Accolades to the Conway High School Band! Their amazing performance as the keynote opener at COSSBA's annual conference in Dallas set the tone for an unforgettable day of inspiration and collaboration. Bravo, Conway Band!
ASBA extends our heartfelt gratitude to our Board of Directors for their unwavering dedication and exceptional service to the association, to their local school districts, and to all Arkansas school boards. Their commitment has positively impacted countless lives and communities. Thank you for your tireless efforts in advancing education and ensuring a brighter future for all! ASBA directors are: Randy Hutchinson of Springdale, President; Jeff Lisenbey of Sheridan, President-Elect; Doris Parham of Bearden, Vice President; Nikki King of Pangburn, Secretary-Treasurer; William Campbell of McGehee, Past President; Travis Warren of Farmington, Region 1; Mitchell Archer of Bergman, Region 2; Joe Sheppard of Jonesboro, Region 3; Beth Ullrich of Paris, Region 4; Clint Hull of Pottsville, Region 5; Keith Baker of Riverview, Region 6; Shane Bell of Cross County, Region 7; Graham Peterson of Mt. Vernon-Enola, Region 8; Donna Dunlap of Barton, Region 9; Mark Curry of Lake Hamilton, Region 10; Buddy Puckett of Poyen, Region 11; Laura Clark of Blevins, Region 12; Renee Skinner of El Dorado, Region 13; and Jerry Daniels of Warren, Region 14.
Arkansas School Board Members, champions of education, we salute your dedication, wisdom, and tireless efforts. Your commitment shapes futures, empowers communities, and inspires a brighter tomorrow. Thank you!
🎉 Congratulations to our student speaker contest winners! Your intelligence and thoughts were well delivered during your presentations. 🏆 Special shout-out to 1st place: Rachel Saulsbery, 12th Grade, Bentonville High School, and 2nd place: Tooba Sehr, 11th Grade, County Line High School, who presented during the ASBA Annual Conference! Other winners were 3rd Place: Arianna Williams, 11th Grade, Little Rock West High School of Innovation, and Honorable Mention: Natalie Weems, 12th Grade, Benton High School. Your words inspire us and showcase the incredible talent of our Arkansas students. Well done! 👏 #StudentSpeakers #Winners
A standing ovation to the outstanding keynote speakers, Chuck Underwood, Janel Keating, and Dr. Tony Prothro, at the ASBA Annual Conference! Thank you for enlightening us and elevating the conference experience. #ASBAConference #KeynoteExcellence #EducationLeadership
A round of applause to all of our breakout session presenters who are focused on the education and safety of our students. #ASBAConference #EduLeaders #BreakoutStars
Thank you, delegates who represented your Arkansas school district at ASBA's Delegate Assembly!
A shoutout to the awesome breakout session presenters at the 2023 ASBA Annual Conference! Your insightful talks are empowering education: navigating change and embracing opportunities. Thank you for sharing your expertise and making this event an enriching experience. Your passion for education is truly inspiring. #ASBAConference #EduLeaders #BreakoutStars
Thank you to all of our Premier Partners who support ASBA and Arkansas school board members!
As we wrap up the incredible 70th Annual Conference, it's with gratitude that we extend our heartfelt thanks to our Premier Partners. 🙌 Your unwavering support has been the driving force behind the success of this milestone event!
Happy Halloween from the ASBA Staff! The ASBA team is in the Halloween spirit, and we couldn't resist sharing our fun picture with all of you! We hope you're having a spooktacular day as well. Wishing you a Halloween filled with treats, a few tricks, and plenty of fun. 👻🎃
We wrapped up the 2023 Fall Leadership Institute in beautiful Hot Springs. Thank you to our speakers, attendees, and the ASBA team for making this event a success. Together, we're shaping the future of education leadership!
Thank you to all the attendees and speakers for their contribution to the success of our 2023 Fall Leadership Institute in Rogers! Last opportunity to attend in person or virtually: Thursday, September 28. Visit https://www.arsba.org/article/1199204 for details and registration
We had an incredible day at our Fall Leadership Institute in Jonesboro yesterday! From the engaging agenda to our expert speakers, it was a day filled with inspiration and growth for the school board members and administrators who attended. A heartfelt thank you to our excellent speakers and all who attended. Your presence made this event a resounding success! If you missed it, you have two more opportunities to join us at the Embassy Suites Northwest Arkansas Convention Center in Rogers on Thursday, September 21, or at the Hot Springs Convention Center on Thursday, September 28, which will also be offered virtually. Details & registration: https://www.arsba.org/article/1199204
ASBA Policy Services Director, Lucas Harder, presented "LEARNS Employee Due Process" at AAEA's Summer Conference.
ASBA Board of Directors and staff met to discuss key issues affecting our schools in Arkansas. We engaged in strategic discussions and formulated plans to enhance education in our communities. It was inspiring to witness the passion and dedication of our board members as we collectively work towards a brighter future for our students. Together, we can make a real difference in the lives of our students and shape a stronger educational system for Arkansas. Let's continue collaborating and driving positive change!
The first step in the 2023 fall school board election process begins on May 19, when candidates can begin petition circulation. Visit ASBA's website for more information. https://www.arsba.org/page/school-board-members
Teachers, thank you!
Take a moment to express your gratitude for all that teachers do, from inspiring and motivating their students to creating a positive and supportive learning environment. Thank you, teachers, for making a positive impact on the lives of so many. #TeacherAppreciationWeek
Happy Teacher Appreciation Week to all the amazing educators out there! Thank you for your dedication, passion, and unwavering commitment to shaping the minds and futures of our youth. You are truly the unsung heroes of our society. #TeacherAppreciationWeek