Board Members and Officers

Texas school board members, who serve without compensation, take on a number of important responsibilities as they join the school board. The following are resources related to board service, including information on required board training; resignations, removal from office, and filling vacancies; board member ethics and liability; and board officer elections and duties.

Board Training
Board Vacancies
Ethics
Board Officers
Technology Use

Board Training

TASB Resources

Other Resources

  • The Texas Education Agency (TEA) School Board Member Training website provides an overview of board member continuing education and a list of registered training providers.

Board Vacancies

TASB Resources

Other Resources

Ethics

TASB Resources

Board Officers

TASB Resources

Technology Use

TASB Resources

  • TASB Legal Services' outline Trustees and Technology (pdf) explores various legal issues implicated by a trustee's use of technology, from open meetings, information confidentiality, and records retention, to copyright, security breach, and social media guidelines.
  • For information on technology use in schools generally, see eSource at Business – District Technology.