Learn the Essentials of School Board Leadership

The Leadership Institute's School Board Leadership training program is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, skills, and strategies necessary to become effective leaders in school board governance. 

Whether you are a current or aspiring school board member, this comprehensive course offers valuable insights and practical guidance to enhance your leadership capabilities and make a positive impact on your educational community.

Course curriculum

    1. Critical Race Theory with Sen. Ted Cruz

    2. "The Full Story" with James Lindsay

    3. School Board Leadership with Tina Descovich & Ryan Girdusky

    4. The Real Nature of Politics with Ron Nehring

    5. School Board Activism with Heather Sellers

About this course

  • Free
  • 5 lessons
  • 3.5 hours of video content
  • 100% Online

    Learn at your own pace, with lifetime access on mobile and desktop.

  • Expert Faculty

    Learn from former & current school board officials how to win a school board election.

  • Enroll for Free

    Thanks to the generous and dependable support of Leadership Institute donors.

"You owe it to your philosophy to study how to win."
- Morton C. Blackwell

The Leadership Institute's mission is to increase the number and effectiveness of conservative activists and leaders in the public policy process.

  • Founded in 1979 by its president, Morton C. Blackwell, the Leadership Institute (LI) teaches conservatives the nuts and bolts of succeeding in the public policy process.
  • LI offers more than 50 types of training schools, workshops, seminars, and a top-notch intern program.
  • The Institute also provides an Employment Placement Service to help place conservatives in public policy positions and in the broadcast media, at no cost to employers or job seekers.

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Earn a LI Graduate Certificate by Completing this Course

More than 250,000 Leadership Institute graduates work across the conservative movement in campaigns, journalism, think tanks, on Capitol Hill, and beyond. There's no better way to gain a competitive edge in politics.

But that's not all - by earning a LI graduation certificate, you'll gain:

  • Exclusive access to LI's private Alumni network
  • Priority status in LI's Employment Placement Services
  • Increased knowledge and expertise in political technology

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