PPSD School Board and Superintendent Whitehead attended the Mississippi School Boards Association (MSBA) 51st Annual Conference.

The MSBA Annual Conference brings together school board members and education leaders from across the state to share information that shapes the future of our students. The conference provides two and one-half days of significant presentations and experiences to energize your leadership team and district.
School leaders will gain ideas and strategies through the Early Bird Leadership seminar, general sessions, concurrent sessions, speakers, demonstrations, and exhibitors with cutting-edge content, best practices, and the new ideas to support student achievement.
This year, topics will include:
· The Essence of Leadership
· Navigating Student & Employee Issues
· The Importance of Collaboration: Board & Superintendent Relations
· Understanding & Recognizing Human Trafficking
· Expanding Student Opportunities Through Extracurricular Programs
· Supporting District Success: Superintendent Evaluation
· Using Policies to Avoid Liability
· Effective Communication With All Stakeholders
· Board Ethics: What To Do & What NOT To Do
· Collaborative Strategies for Distance Learning
· Board Reports & Compliance Audits
· High Performance is Possible
· Transforming Culture for Student Success
· Innovation That Works