MASB helps the public and the media understand the role of school boards and the importance of school governance. The Association periodically develops special projects to build awareness about hot topic issues in education. MASB keeps its members informed through a variety of sources of information and ideas for effective board servicing including:
Headlines – your biweekly source of education news from around Michigan and the nation.
Between Headlines – an award winning biweekly electronic supplement that keeps members up-to-date between print issues of Headlines.
Website – register for conferences and events online; manage your membership; access in-depth information on key issues; learn more about MASB’s products and services; and connect with your legislators and U.S. congressional representatives.
Special Reports and Publications – provide in-depth analysis of critical education issues.
Awards and Recognition – MASB honors school districts and board governance teams on an annual basis for excellence in education and school leadership. The award programs help build public awareness of the positive things happening in our schools.
Online Survey Service – MASB has the solution to your survey needs. Count on MASB's professional and knowledgeable staff to create research-based, customized survey questions; disseminate the survey; analyze results; and provide recommendations. Click on the link above to learn more.
These talking points will help you discuss the scores in your district. Be sure to review your scores and be prepared to discuss the trend, focus on the positive and identify the solutions.
These talking points will help you discuss and explain district fund balances.
Use these points to help build public support for board training and development.