Maine School Management Association sponsored nine Regional Candidate Forums across the state in September bringing together hundreds of school board members, superintendents, and candidates to talk about key issues in public education.» Learn More
Robust participation, an excellent lineup of clinics, and strong support from vendors and sponsors helped make the 41st annual MSMA Fall Conference a big success, with the discussion focused on improving public schools for all Maine children.» Learn More
Local school board control over education policy will be a hot topic in the next legislature. See where the candidates for governor stand on making policy negotiable - a move we oppose that is against current state law.» Learn More
Supporting Maine’s education leaders through board training, leadership development, consultation and custom services.» Read More
Educating legislators and lobbying on behalf of school boards and superintendents on issues affecting public education.» Read More
Keeping members informed of news affecting K-12 education and its impact on schools through emailed bulletins, tweets, newsletters and policy briefs.» Read More
Providing quality insurance solutions for Maine public schools with a commitment to superior customer service and cost effectiveness.» Read More
Legislators elected on Nov. 4 will be sworn into office in December and submit bills that will be considered by the 127th Legislature starting in January. A major piece of legislation will be the state budget, which includes state aid for public schools. Look here in January for the legislation MSMA will be advocating for and against on your behalf.
Join us for the 41st annual leadership development conference featuring speakers, product vendors, and over 50 clinics providing information on current issues, legal concerns and best practices.
Thursday’s Speaker: Ken Kay, CEO of EdLeader21, a professional learning community for education leaders committed to 21st century education.
Friday’s Speakers: Arnold F. Shober and Michael T. Hartney, co-authors of “Does School Board Leadership Matter?”