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  • President's Message: "School board work requires bold leadership" by MSBA President Deborah Pauly
  • "BOLD Leadership: A Preview of MSBA's Summer Seminar" by MSBA's Bruce Lombard
  • "Divided Government Unites on Education Issues" by MSBA's Denise Dittrich and Kimberley Dunn Lewis
  • "More Dollars for Scholars" by MSBA's Greg Abbott and Bruce Lombard
  • "Unpacking Chronic Absenteeism through Networked Improvement Communities" by Kim Gibbons, CAREI Associate Director
  • Ask MSBA: "Other than the superintendent, board members should not take part in hiring school personnel" by MSBA's Amy Fullenkamp Taylor
  • MSBA Board Director Spotlight: Lisa Anderson
  • Legal Update: "School policy review is a year-round process" by MSBA's Terry Morrow
  • Feature: "MSBA From 1960 to 1980 — The Federal Government Steps In; Board Duties Get Complex" by MSBA's Greg Abbott

The MSBA Journal includes school features, exploration of leadership issues and in-depth stories on education trends, showcases student art and contains a directory of vendors.