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Friday, September 11, 2020  


The first virtual IASBO Certification Program courses will be held later in September.  On September 22, Leadership (ADM110) and Principles of Education (F110) will be presented.  The agenda for September 22 is as follows:

8:40 a.m.  LIVE Zoom Room opens

9:00 a.m. Leadership  (ADM110)

Denny Costerison, Executive Director, Indiana Association of School Business Officials (IASBO)

The course will include segments on ethics, school organizations, inter-personal relationships, culture, leadership styles, and communication skills.  

12:00 p.m.  Adjourn

12:40 p.m.  LIVE Zoom Room opens

1:00 p.m.  Principles of Education  (F110)  

Dr. James Halik, President, Compass-Keynote Consulting, LLC

The course begins with a brief history of education in the United States, including a look at the laws that established the role of federal vs. state government and local school board powers.  The culture of schools, teaching and learning theories, and theories of school finance will be explored.

4:00 p.m. Adjourn

On September 23, the Public Relations & Internal Communications (F120) course will be held.  The agenda for September 23 and 30 is as follows:

September 23

9:00 a.m. Zoom Link Released 

*Please watch the presentation at your convenience from 9/23/20 through 9/30/20.  After viewing, please join us on 9/30/20 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. for a LIVE Q & A Zoom meeting.  

Public Relations & Internal Communications (F120)

Jeff Dehler, Chief Relationship Builder. Strategist. Project Manager. DehlerPR

The ability to enhance and maintain a positive public image of public education and local schools is a valuable as well as vital skill.   The course will explore techniques to master effective communications within the school community, with school board members, and in a public forum.   Learn how to develop a public relations plan, use internal and external committees, solicit and manage public input, proactively deal with rumor control, and work with the media.

September 30, 2020 

9:40  a.m.  LIVE Zoom Room Opens

10:00 a.m.  LIVE Q & A Follow-up Meeting with Jeff Dehler

Please go to the IASBO website to register for any or all of these virtual courses just as you have in the past.