March 2017, Vol. 1

Attracting and retaining teachers through creative, free perks

In the midst of a legislative session in which school funding is sure to be further reduced, districts are tasked with creating new ways to offer more benefits with fewer resources.

2016–17 Extra-Duty Stipend survey results released

Extra-duty pay for high school football coaches and other extracurricular duties revealed in latest stipend survey results.

The new American Dream and your workforce

Learn how the new American Dream crafted by millennials may affect public education employers in this article.

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Upcoming Events
Managing State and Federal Leave
June 6, 2017

TASB Offices

The challenges of leave administration include keeping up with who is absent, what type of leave applies, and managing notifications and return to work processes. This workshop explains the various types of leave benefits for public school employees and how they interact. Strategies for communicating with departments and employees, coordinating leave and workers’ compensation benefits, and absence control strategies will be discussed.

Get a Grip on the FMLA
June 7, 2017

TASB Offices

Every leave request is unique, so how do you get a grip on all the rules for applying and processing family and medical leave? Using actual situations in exercises and case studies, participants will learn how to apply the FMLA regulations, identify potential problem areas, and develop procedures for administering family and medical leave. Scenarios related to standard FMLA, leave for qualifying exigency, and military caregiver leave will be used to discover answers to the most frequently asked family and medical leave questions.

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