Publications & Articles
Upon being elected or appointed, school board members and superintendents receive free copies of the New School Board Member Orientation Handbook, What every new school board members needs to know document, and access to the Finance Manual for Virginia School Boards. These publications are available for sale to school board candidates. Some of the publications are in pdf format that can be downloaded, read online, or printed. Publications are password protected. All orders must be pre-paid by check, payable to Virginia School Boards Association, 200 Hansen Road, Charlottesville, VA 22911.
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- Charter Schools Manual - A manual for school boards in planning for and implementing Charter Schools in Virginia. Free for VSBA members (call 800-446-8722 for password), $75 (non-member). Download HERE
- Code of Conduct
- What every new board member needs to know
- Parliamentary Motions Guide
- "Does School Board Leadership Matter?"- Fordham Institute
- School Board Meeting Evaluation
- Guidelines for Uniform Performance Standards and Evaluation Criteria for Superintendents
Sycamore County School Board Articles