An annual subscription to Policy Services provides members with access to Policy Ponderings, an online monthly newsletter featuring the latest policy updates and sample policies. Members also receive ten sample policies upon request and policy consultation services. Membership is required to participate in all other fee-based services offered by Policy Services. Pricing information can be found here. Contact our office to sign up.
REQUIRED TEMPLATE MANUAL
A basic set of policy templates required by state and federal law. Participating districts pay an initial enrollment fee and qualify to receive updates at reduced pricing. More information can be found here.
TOTAL TEMPLATE MANUAL
School districts receive all current NDSBA template policies, regulations, and exhibits. Members pay an annual access fee to receive updates. A discount is available to current members of the Required Template Program. More information can be found here.
Policy Services members who have purchased our Required Template Manual, Total Template Manual, or are members of our Web-Hosting Service, may download NDSBA template policies online. Policy Services Basic members do not have access to these online templates; however, Basic members may request up to ten free templates per membership year here.
POLICY REVIEW SERVICE
This service provides an in-depth review of a districts existing policies. It is available to districts that have purchased our Required or Total Template Manuals and are in the process of or have recently completed the adoption of these policies. Pricing is based on the volume of policies needing review. Please contact NDSBA Policy Services for more details.
ONLINE POLICY MANUAL
This service is available to school districts who are Required or Total Template members and have completed a recent review of all their adopted policies with NDSBA. With this service, NDSBA posts a school district’s policies online in a searchable format and maintains this website to ensure it reflects the most current policies of the school district. To learn more about pricing for uploading your district policy manual online and to view an online policy manual click here.
To assist districts with updating and managing online policy manuals, NDSBA offers our online manual maintenance service. This service gives districts access to all NDSBA policy templates online. Districts are responsible for submitting policy updates to NDSBA in a timely manner. Annual membership for this service is based on district enrollment.
EMPLOYEE AND STUDENT HANDBOOKS
Employee and student handbook development is available for all districts who have purchased the Total Template Manual and completed a recent review of their adopted policies with NDSBA. Please contact NDSBA Policy Services for more details.