Sometimes leading a homeschool group means you are working with people who are very different from you.
They want to socialize and you want to get a meeting started.
They want to discuss every possible option and you want to make a decision.
They want to hurry up and vote and you want to make sure everyone has input.
In today’s episode of the HomeschoolCPA podcast (13 minutes), host Carol Topp explains what she has learned about social styles.
In the podcast Carol mentioned …
Another tool to help you run a smooth and efficient board meeting is having an agenda. The Board Manual for homeschool organizations has sample agenda for you to use. I think you’ll find it helpful to organize your board and run your homeschool organization successfully!
The Homeschool Organization Board Manual has:
- A list of important documents to keep in your binder
- Section dividers so you can organize the important papers
- Tools to help you run your meetings smoothly including
- A sample agenda that you can use over and over again
- A calendar of board meetings
But this is more than just a few cover sheets for your binder. It is also a 55-page board training manual with helpful articles on:
- Suggested Board Meeting Topic List
- Board Duties
- Job Descriptions for Board of Directors
- What Belongs in the Bylaws?
- Compensation and Benefits for Board Members
- Best Financial Practices Checklist
- How to Read and Understand Financial Statements
- Developing a Child Protection Policy
Carol Topp, CPA