Annual Conference & Exposition
The NSBA Annual Conference & Exposition is the largest national gathering of elected officials and offers an impressive collection of professional development opportunites for school board members and other education leaders.
The Conference offers great opportunities to improve leadership skills and learn what is happening in public education- - especially those success stories--throughout the country.
Meet Qualified Attendees! Almost 90% of Attendees are School Board Members, Superintendents, or District Administration Staff
NSBA draws the major players from the nation's largest districts. 1,521 districts sent representatives to the NSBA Annual Conference in 2012 (almost 200 more districts than in 2011!). They represent:
40% of the nation's total public school enrollment (19.4 billion of the 48.2 billion universe)
34% of total school district expenditures ($153 billion of $444 billion)
41.9% of Federal Title I dollars for 2012
75% of 2012 Annual Conference survey respondents say they either approve, recommend, or oversee their district purchasing process
15,000 leads generated at the 2012 Conference
85% of 2012 Annual Conference survey respondents would recommend the Conference to a friend or colleauge
Founded in 1940, NSBA represents its State Association members and their more than 90,000 local school board members, virtually all of whom are elected. These local officials govern 13,809 local school districts serving the nation's 50 million public school students. - See more at: http://www.nsba.org/Conferences/AnnualConference#sthash.lCPc6G4i.dpuf