Board Member Responsibilities

Board Training
Board Officers
Oversight
Ethics
Technology Use
Board Vacancies
 

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 Officers

TASB Resources

  • TASB Legal Services' outline Board Officers and the Law (pdf) provides detailed information on the legal duties and responsibilities of board officers.
  • TASB Leadership Team Services offers numerous resources to support board presidents.

Oversight

TASB Resources

Other Resources

  • The Texas Education Agency (TEA) School Governance Unit in the Complaints, Investigations & Enforcement Division is responsible for the selection, training, and placement of monitors and conservators in a school district.

Ethics

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.
  • TASB Legal Services' article Social Media Guidelines for School Board Members (pdf) offers practical tips for avoiding legal and ethical problems in the use of online communications about school district matters.
  • For information on technology use in schools generally, see eSource at Business – District Technology.

Board Vacancies

TASB Resources

Other Resources

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