Running for a board
We encourage you to become actively involved with OSBA if you are elected to a school, education service district (ESD) or community college board.
Download OSBA's newly updated tri-fold brochure: A Guide for Oregon School District, Education Service District and Community College Board Candidates (331k ) (updated 3/5/15)
How to become a school board candidate
Information on becoming a school board candidate.
Board service means commitment
As you consider running for your local school board, think about what being a board member means to you, your family and your community.
How much time does being a good board member require?
The time committment for school board service.
Brief overview of school board candidate campaign requirements.
Code of conduct for school board members
This information is from Boardsmanship For Oregon School Board Members, which explains what it takes to be an Oregon school board member.
Important principles for board members
Nine principles of a successful school board member.