Nearly 9,000 public school leaders and guests attended the 2014 Joint Annual Conference of the Illinois Association of School Boards, Illinois Association of School Administrators and Illinois Association of School Business Officials.
Recognized as one of the nation's premier state education conferences, the event was open to local school board members, superintendents and secretaries, school administrators, state and regional education officials, school attorneys, university professors, exhibitors, and guests.
This conference is one of the largest state-level gatherings of school decision makers in the United States. In attendance are school board members, administrators, business officials, college and university personnel and officials and staff of state education agencies.
The Illinois Association of School Boards is a voluntary organization of local boards of education dedicated to strengthening the public schools through local citizen control. Although not a part of state government, IASB is organized by member school boards as a private not-for-profit corporation under authority granted by Article 23 of The Illinois School Code.
The Illinois Association of School Administrators is the state’s premier advocacy organization for school administrators with more than 1,750 members and a history of promoting excellence in education dating back to 1946. The guiding principles of the IASA are expressed by its vision of "Maximum Educational Success for all Students," and its mission statement, "To support school leaders in the pursuit of educational excellence through continued school improvement."
The IASA is a state-chartered association of the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) and we work cooperatively on educational issues of national, state and local importance.
The Illinois Association of School Business Officials is devoted to the school business management profession.
Illinois ASBO was founded in 1952.
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