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FOA Training

Required Freedom of Access Training

As elected officials, school board members must complete a course of training on the Freedom of Access Law. One way to do it is by going to the state FOA website and conducting a thorough review of the material on the “Frequently Asked Questions” page. The website is at  Once you have completed your training, you should fill out a “Certificate of Completion”  and send it to the superintendent’s office for filing. Click below for a copy of the certificate.

Completion Certificate

We remind board members that the deadline is 120 days after the oath of office is administered.

Board members should send their certificate of completion to the superintendent’s office for filing.

Upcoming Events

Be sure to mark your calendar for these upcoming events.

School Law for Board Members
Presented by Drummond Woodsum
June 29, 2017 – 8:30 am-2:30 pm
Cross Insurance Arena, Bangor
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MSSA Annual Fall Meeting
October 25, 2017

44th Annual MSMA Fall Conference
October 26-27, 2017