TSBA Annual Convention


The TSBA Annual Convention is one of the largest education meetings in Tennessee, attracting national and state education leaders as speakers and clinic participants. Convention activities are spread across three days.

As school board members and public school advocates, it is important for us to strengthen the public's understanding and commitment to the principles behind public education. Join us as we showcase the successful student achievement programs that are in place across the state and find out the latest educational trends and innovations. The conference will be November 15-17, 2014 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center. 

Hotel Accommodations:

To make hotel reservations at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center, please call 877-382-7299 and state that you are with TSBA or click on the following link: Hotel Reservations. The standard room rate is $193.

Convention Registration Fee:

The fee for the convention is $225 and includes admission to clinics, general sessions, exhibit hall, and Saturday's tailgate party.. 

Additional Convention Activities:

There are additional convention activities that you can register for and those events and their respective fees are:

Leadership for a Digital Learning Initiative Workshop: Saturday, November 14 - 11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Workshop Fee: $495 per person. Each participant attending this session will receive an iPad with their registration fee. Click here for a description of the workshop and registration.

Two Pre-Convention Workshops: Saturday, November 15 - 12:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Workshop Fee: $75.00. Click here for a description of each workshop. (please choose only one)

Awards Luncheon: Monday, November 17 - 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Luncheon Fee: $40.00 

Registration Deadline:

The deadline to register is Friday, October 17, 2014. Cancellations must be emailed to Registrar@tsba.net by October 17 to receive a refund. 

To Register:


Don't forget to register for the 2014 Leadership Conference, which takes place on Friday, November 14 - Saturday, November 15. Click here for registration details.