The board encourages the superintendent to continue professional growth by being involved in professional organizations, attending conferences, continuing education, and participating in other professional activities.


It shall be the responsibility of the superintendent to arrange the superintendent's schedule in order to enable attendance at various conferences and events.  If a conference or event requires the superintendent to be absent from the office for more than three days, requires overnight travel, or involves unusual expense, the superintendent shall bring it to the attention of the board president prior to attending the event.


The superintendent shall report to the board after an event.






Cross Reference:          303.07 Administrator Professional Development

                                    402.08 Employee Travel Compensation






















Policy                                                                               COLUMBUS PUBIC SCHOOLS

Adopted:    _06/14/04______                                          Columbus, Nebraska

Amended:  _03/9/09_______