Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 7/12/2017 - 7:00 PM
Category: Consent Agenda Items
Type: Action
Subject: Approval of the IASB Annual Dues
Vision 2018:
Policy: 2.20 - Powers and Duties of the Board of Education
Background: IASB is a not-for-profit corporation offering leadership and services for public school boards in Illinois. IASB is governed by and for the 843 school boards that make up its dues-paying membership. IASB is governed by member school boards and speaks for those boards through public relations programs, direct lobbying and work with local citizens' groups.
File Attachment:
Summary: IASB provides many excellent services for its membership such as the IASB website and print publications, lobbying, consultations with staff and reduced fee-for-service programs such as executive searches, policy services, in-district and regional workshops and the annual conference. Division meetings provide opportunities for professional development, networking, peer recognition, participation in association governance and learning about IASB resources. The IASB membership renewal and dues for the 2017-18 school year are $18,103.00.
The District is not recommending membership in the National School Boards Association (NSBA) for the 2017-18 School Year. This represents $5,335.00 in savings for the FY18 Budget.
Funding: 2017-18 Board of Education Budget
Recommendation: It is recommended that the Board of Education approve the IASB membership renewal and dues in the amount of $18,103.00 for the 2017-18 school year as presented.
Approvals:
Recommended By:
Signed By:
Jeff Schuler - Superintendent
Vote Results:

Original Motion
Member Ginna Ericksen Moved, Member Brad Paulsen seconded to approve the Original motion 'It is recommended that the Board of Education approve the IASB membership renewal and dues in the amount of $18,103.00 for the 2017-18 school year as presented.'. Upon a Roll-Call Vote being taken, the vote was: Aye: 7 Nay: 0.
The motion Carried 7 - 0
   
Jim Vroman     Yes
Jim Gambaiani     Yes
Brad Paulsen     Yes
Jim Mathieson     Yes
Chris Crabtree     Yes
Rob Hanlon     Yes
Ginna Ericksen     Yes