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Highlights from recent PSBA resources you may have missed .



Don ’ t miss the episodes featuring PASA-PSBA School Leadership Conference keynotes Kimberly Reed ( Pursuing Passion and Optimism as a Foundation for Equity and Inclusion ), Dr . Donna Beegle ( Building Inclusive , Poverty-Informed School Communities ), and Gregg Behr and Ryan Rydzewski ( coming in early November )!


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PA : On a Mission to Help Our Neighbors in Need Feeding PA is one of several organizations across the commonwealth that make up the charitable food network , and its leaders and volunteers are working hard to ensure that no one is going hungry in the state .
School Boards 101 : Educating Your Community Helping local communities better understand the role and authority of school boards will support a collaborative and effective relationship between elected school officials and their constituency .
Prevention : Teaching Students to be Upstanders Network of Victim Assistance ( NOVA ) in Bucks County is working to prevent bullying by teaching students of all ages strategies to fend off bullies and how to intervene when they see it occurring .


Fresh , new look for Career Gateway unveiled In late August , PSBA announced the launch of the totally redesigned Career Gateway , providing the highest levels of support for both educational employers and job seekers across the commonwealth . Check it out at careergateway . psba . org .
“ What is a School Board ?” website A new PSBA website , WhatisaSchoolBoard . com , provides general information for the public on school board leadership and responsibilities , to help boards shed light on common misconceptions that may cause tension in the community . Share the website to help inform the public and alleviate the potential for misunderstanding .
Pandemic Funding – Planning and Stakeholder Engagement for Federal ESSER Funds Ian Rosenblum from the U . S . Department of Education provides a federal perspective on funding through the Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief ( ESSER ) Fund I , II and III .
Year of Learning updated View the recently updated digital A Year of Learning catalog on myPSBA under Resources .
Virtual School Solicitors Symposium Hear recorded sessions from the annual School Solicitors Symposium , focused on issues and trends impacting legal representation of public school entities .
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