Sponsorship: A New Kind of Professional Support

There is a new form of professional support that’s come to the workplace: sponsorship. Sponsorship can be understood as a form of intermediated impression management, where “sponsors” act as brand managers and publicists for their protégés. Here's how it works.

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Strategies for Preventing Lost and Broken Technology

In some districts, keeping track of all the laptops and Wi-Fi hotspots that were urgently distributed to students during the pandemic was yet another challenge piled on top of so many others. How big a challenge that continues to be in the coming school year depends on a range of factors.

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Reengaging Missing Students in Time for the New School Year

Experts are recommending that districts use the summer months and early fall to reengage students who pulled away from school during the pandemic to mitigate the risk of increased drop-out rates. This task has roles for district leaders, site administrators and teachers.

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Under-Resourced Schools Less Likely to Provide COVID Testing

In recent days, local, state and federal health agencies and other health organizations have weighed in with new guidance regarding masking and social distancing for the new school year. In a recent survey, 79% of districts that said they plan to test are applying for the $10 billion in federal funds from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 meant to support in-school testing and reopening.

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Coming Soon: A New Session — and Name! — for Leadership Uninterrupted

Joyce Tribbey, Communications Manager
Jul 27, 2021

This event has been postponed indefinitely. Check our Events page often to see the announcement of its new date.

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Announcing a New CASBO Podcast Created in Partnership With WestEd

Joyce Tribbey, Communications Manager
Jul 27, 2021

How can dedicated teams of leaders, school business officials, educators and entire school communities allocate resources to better meet the needs of all students? That’s the story we’re sharing in the upcoming launch of our new, limited-series podcast presented jointly with WestEd, a national leader in research, development and service.

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