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Information how you need it, when you need it

KASB members have a variety of information resources available to them in both print and electronic formats.

♦   Publications    ♦   Handbooks   ♦   Website
♦   eCommunications   ♦   Social Media   ♦   Video Broadcasts

The official publication of the Association is the School Board Review, published monthly and distributed via mail and email. A number of other publications, including the News Briefs and Clerk’s News are available electronically.

Access to information is also provided via webinars and podcasts offered throughout the year. The KASB website provides members numerous pages of KASB information, forms, testimony and other helpful information.

The Association’s website can be used to register for seminars and access proprietary information. KASB staff use social media and blogs to share information and advance public education policies and initiatives.


KASB members can access the KASB MEMBER PORTAL to find workshop and training details, KASB Handbooks and other resources. Here's a QUICK START GUIDE to assist in getting started.

The Kansas Association of School Boards is proud to support you in your role as a local leader.

KASB dates back to 1917, and while many things have changed in our society and in our Association, the commitment to serving our members in their local mission has remained constant. We believe this February 2020 KASB Annual Report will demonstrate that the Association remains responsive to member’s needs, committed to high quality training and service for members and continues to be an effective advocate for your schools at the state and national levels.

KASB Handbooks

KASB publishes a number of handbooks covering a wide variety of issues.

KASB members (any board members or staff member) can access the following:

Board Clerk's (2018)
Guide to Boardsmanship (2018)
Kansas Open Meetings Act (KOMA) (2018)
Forms Book (2018)
Kansas Open Records Act (KORA) (2018)
School Site Councils  (2018)

KASB members whose districts are members of the KASB Legal Assistance Fund can access the following:

—Fair Labor Standards (2018)
—Negotiations (2018)
—Religion in Kansas Public Schools (2018)
—School District Organization (2018)
—School Law Basics (2018)
—School Law Handbook (2018)
—School Law Index (2018)
—Section 504 (2018)
—Sexual Harassment and Bullying (2018)
—Student Discipline (2018)

How to access KASB Members-Only Handbooks

Access is controlled through a members-only portal. To access content, click on this link and enter your membership portal username and password.

For assistance, please send an email containing your name, title/position and district name and USD number to (Response will be sent within 24 hours during business hours.)

For immediate assistance, please call KASB at 785-273-3600 during business hours and ask for Pam Schwartz, receptionist/administrative assistant.


KASB News Briefs

KASB Clerks News

KASB School Board Review

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