Basics of Boardsmanship
Des Moines, Iowa – At the Iowa Association of School Boards’ (IASB) 71st Annual Convention on November 17, board member Dave Jans was awarded a certificate for completing the Basics of Boardsmanship Certificate. Through IASB’s Basics of Boardsmanship program, Jans completed four components focused on essential board learning concepts.
IASB Board President Amy Jurrens commended Dave Jans for his hard work. “This program ensures a solid foundation for school board governance, whether you’re a new or experienced board member,” Jurrens said. “The extra efforts put forth to complete this program are certainly commendable.”
Three hundred thirty-five Iowa local school district, AEA and community college board members received this award. This is the first year this awards program has been offered to IASB members.
Dave Jans, currently board president for the Central Lyon Community School District, was honored November 17, 2016 as IASB Board Member. He was presented with a certificate for completing the IASB Basics of Boardsmanship requirements.