Interested in school board service? OCSBA to hold free ‘Prospective School Board Member Workshops’ April 6 and 9

board workshop details The Orange County School Boards Association will hold its annual, free “Workshop for Prospective School Board Members,” with two dates in April.

In Person: Saturday, April 6:  at 11 a.m. at Orange-Ulster BOCES’ Carl Onken Conference Center in Goshen. RSVPs are due by March 30.
Virtual: Tuesday, April 9:  at 7 p.m.  RSVPs are due by April 5. A link to access the meeting will follow.

To learn more and/or to register, email:

The association invites anyone interested in serving on their local school board of education to attend this workshop and learn about the roles, responsibilities, and realities of school board service.

• Legal and practical qualifications for serving on a school board
• Roles and responsibilities of a school board member
• Time commitment and types of decisions made by school boards