Annual Convention

2018 VSBA Annual Convention 
November 14 - 16, 2018
Williamsburg Lodge

The VSBA Annual Convention is the largest and most anticipated VSBA meeting of the year. This event brings together over one thousand school board members, superintendents, and school division staff from across Virginia. Attend general sessions, choose from over fifty hot topic seminars pertinent to public education issues, have the opportunity to meet with businesses dedicated to serving schools, and much more. This is the convention you do not want to miss. See you in Williamsburg!


Conference Basics

Exhibit Hall Information

The Exhibitor Brochure for 2018 can be found here. Online booth registration can be found here.

The layout of the exhibit hall can be found here.

For more information, contact Brianna Hundley, coordinator of special projects, at


Thank you to students from Newport News Public Schools for creating the video.

Pre-Convention Events

information will be posted as it becomes available.

Convention Features

General Session Speakers

Wednesday, November 14


Thursday, November 15


Friday, November 16


Coach Carter






Dr. John Draper







 2017 Annual Convention Presentations

Below are presentations that were provided to the VSBA by the presenters.

Title: Expand, Extend, & Improve Professional Learning with Social Media.  Presenters: Dr. William Sroufe and Dr. Cyndi Williams. Click here for the presentation.

Title: Title IX. Presenters: Bradford King, Nikki Cheuk. Click here for the presentation.

Title: The Academies of Hampton - Transforming Teaching and Learning in Hampton City Schools Presenters: Dr. Jeffery Smith, Veronica Hurd, Dr. Donna Woods. Click here for the presentation