Convention schedule set

The 2015 ASBSD-SASD Convention has a tentative schedule in place for the event set to take place at the Sioux Falls Convention Center on August 6-7.

Download the schedule here.

The premier learning event for school board members and administrators will feature 34 breakout sessions covering governance and policy, finance and legal, student achievement and training topics imperative to K-12 education, as well as three sessions sharing information on great services for schools.

Breakout sessions begin at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday and on Friday at 8:30 a.m.



Convention officially gets underway on Thursday with Yong Zhao, a renowned educator focused on the implications of globalization and technology on education, giving the keynote speech in the Grand Ballroom beginning at 9:00 a.m.

Also on Thursday check out the many exhibitors offering valuable products and services for schools in the Convention Center’s Exhibit Hall and enter the Secret Vendor drawing, where we’ll again be giving away a cash prize.

Join us for lunch on Thursday during the ASBSD-SASD Awards Banquet where we’ll honor wonderful administrators, school board members and supporters from the community for their service to K-12 education.

Convention will close again this year with a panel discussion focusing on a key K-12 topic. Check back for details on the discussion in the weeks leading up to Convention.

And, don’t forget about breakfast, available both days.

We hope to see you at Convention.