National Board Curriculum Team

Outline and Resources

Avoiding Stagnation / Creating New Ideas

How to Hold An Effective Brainstorm Meeting http://www.allbusiness.com/human-resources/employee-development-problem-solving/11356-1.html
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Brainstorming Techniques for Board Meetings http://www.effectivemeetings.com/teams/participation/brainstorming.asp
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Terms - To Limit Or Not? A discussion of whether or not term limits are beneficial for idea development http://www.greatboards.org/pubs/advisors-corner-term-limits.pdf
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Managing change within organizations http://managementhelp.org/organizationalchange/index.htm
July 13, 2011 by localgov

Budget and Finance

Wisconsin County Budgeting Statutory Requirements
October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin Town Budgeting Statutory Requirements - p. 7

TOWNOFBadger2011.docx (13 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin Town Budgeting Statutory Requirements - p. 7
October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin Town Budgeting Statutory Requirements

townbudget11.docx (872 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Municipal Budgeting Requirements

municipal budget11clerksassociation.doc (890 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
IRS web resource listing for Wisconsin local governments about their federal tax responsibilities

Internal Revenue Service Res List.docx (837 KB)

August 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
General web resource guide for Wisconsin local government officials and clerks.

Notes on Resources.docx (858 KB)

August 29, 2011 by kate.lawton

By-Laws

Better Bylaws: Creating Effective Rules for Your Nonprofit Board by D. Benson Tesdahl, Esq.; published by BoardSource; ISBN 1-58686-118-2
August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Non-Profit by-laws knowledge base: examples and other resources http://grantspace.org/Tools/Knowledge-Base/Nonprofit-Management/Establishment/Nonprofit-bylaws
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Legal Q&A From the Nonprofit Bylaw Resource Library http://www.hurwitassociates.com/l_qa_nonprofitgovernance_bylaws.php
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Sample Bylaws : Starting a Non-Profit http://users.aristotle.net/~nonprofit/startup/bylaws.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov
SAMPLE BYLAWS FOR A NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION (formed under the District of Columbia Nonprofit Corporation Act) http://www.partnershippgc.org/resources/20080620/Sample%20Bylaws%20DC%20Non-Membership%20with%20Instructions.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Candidate Info

Case Studies

THE CASE OF THE COUNTY BOARD.pdf (94 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Citizenship

Conflict Management

Conflict Mgmt - WAM 5-11.pptx (4 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Facilitation - Gillette.ppt (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

"Resolving Community Conflict" - An adaptation from the Heartland Center for Leadership Development http://www.cultivatingsuccess.org/2008%20Farmer%20Mentor%20Handbook/10_FM2008_RCC.pdf
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Dealing With Disruptive Board Members http://www.greatboards.org/pubs/advisors-corner-disruptive-board-members.pdf
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Conflict Resolution - The Center for Civic Partnerships (includes additional links) http://www.civicpartnerships.org/docs/tools_resources/conflict_resolution.htm
July 13, 2011 by localgov
A five-pronged path to conflict resolution - From the Center for Association Leadership http://www.asaecenter.org/Resources/AMMagArticleDetail.cfm?ItemNumber=557
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Finding Clarity in the Midst of Conflict:Facilitating Dialogue and Skillful Discussion (See Page 23) http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.125.4454&rep=rep1&type=pdf#page=61
July 13, 2011 by localgov

Decision-Making Options (multi-voting, majority voting, consensus)

Consent Agenda.pdf (182 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Understanding consensus versus parliamentary decisions http://governing.ca/Consensus_Parliamentary.html
July 12, 2011 by localgov
When to use consensus for decision making http://www.wilsonstrategies.com/notebook_120805.php
July 12, 2011 by localgov
An explanation of Plurality/Majority voting systems http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/polit/damy/BeginnningReading/plurality.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Local Agency Decision Making - Based on public need and board type http://www.co.tulare.ca.us/pdfs/Government101/Decision%20Making/Local%20Agency%20Decision%20Making.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Pros and Cons of Decision Making Options (see page 15) http://www.psu.edu/dept/cew/SP07202C-032IssueBook.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Diversity / Recruiting

Board Diversity - A Bigger Issue Than You Think http://www.help4nonprofits.com/NP_Bd_Diversity_Art.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Article on "Five Fast Ways to Recruit New Board Members" http://www.compasspoint.org/board-cafe/five-fast-ways-recruit-new-board-members
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Recruiting Diverse Boards - A Dos and Don'ts list http://www.greatboards.org/newsletter/reprints/GB-2007-Winter-Developing-Diverse-Board-reprint.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Perspectives and case studies on non-profit board diversity http://www.transformativegovernance.org/Perspectives%20on%20Nonprofit%20Board%20Diversity.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Recruiting and Vetting Nonprofit Board Members - Increasing impact by selecting the right leaders http://www.bridgestar.org/Library/RecruitingBoardMembers.aspx
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Detailed outline on developing a board recruitment plan http://www.createthefuture.com/developing.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Establishing and Building Trust

Conflict Mgmt - WAM 5-11.pptx (4 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Building Trust in Local Community Organizations: Where Do We Start, and How Can We Make a Difference? at http://www.joe.org/joe/2006august/tt6.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23

Ethics

FAQs, websites and materials about Wisconsin laws on local government ethics at http://lgc.uwex.edu/OpenGovt/ethics.html
July 27, 2011 by kate.lawton
Table of Consanquinity

consanguinity.pdf (19 KB)

July 15, 2011 by localgov
Ethical Guidelines for Board Members of Not-for-Profit: http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=16&ved=0CDgQFjAFOAo&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.health.wyo.gov%2FMedia.aspx%3FmediaId%3D9638&rct=j&q=public%20board%20ethics%20guidelines&ei=S3n_TanqNYWUtwe1q-26Dg&usg=AFQjCNGPz2wx_M-gcAx_rdQWMv7RllZrSA&cad=rja
July 12, 2011 by localgov
An Example of the City Ethics Handbook for Denver, Colorado http://www.denvergov.org/EthicsHandbook/tabid/378910/Default.aspx
July 12, 2011 by localgov
An Example of the City Ethics Handbook for Bozeman Montana http://www.bozeman.net/bozeman/Residents/Ethics
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Evaluating Progress: Are We Reaching Our Goals? What is a Good Indicator?

Evaluating Board Leaders at http://www.joe.org/joe/2008october/tt2.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
Board Roles to Board Goals - How to Maximize Efficency http://www.massnonprofit.org/expert.php?artid=95&catid=22
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Evaluating Board Performance - From the Wisconsin Center for Cooperatives http://www.uwcc.wisc.edu/issues/Governance/board.html
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Evaluating Board Meetings - What to Assess http://www.suite101.com/content/evaluating-board-meetings-a47817
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Strategic Planning for Nonprofit Boards http://nonprofitarkansas.dewdesigns.com/plan.htm
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Goal Setting and Action Planning - From the University of Nevada Extension Service http://www.unce.unr.edu/publications/files/cd/other/fs9855.pdf
July 13, 2011 by localgov

Generational Issues

Using Mentoring as a tool to improve cross-generational engagement (from the Diversity Journal) http://www.diversityjournal.com/1986-mentoring-a-tool-to-improve-cross-generational-employee-engagement/
July 12, 2011 by localgov
An assessment of generational strengths and weaknesses http://www.notterconsulting.com/Articles/manage-generations.html
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Generational Conflict: A New Paradigm for Teams of the 21st Century http://www.gestaltreview.com/Portals/0/GR050202.PDF
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Conflict Management Outline for Generational Awareness http://www.gfwc.org/images/gfwc/O-Handbook-Conflict%20Management.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Ground Rules

ABCs of Effective Mtg.pptx (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
A Guide to Non Profit Board Service in Oregon - Published by the Office of the Attorney General http://www.doj.state.or.us/charigroup/pdf/nonprofit.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Chairing a Board Meeting Ground Rules - published by Dalhousie University http://collegeofcontinuinged.dal.ca/Files/NP_Chairing_Board_Meeting.pd
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Board Rules - see page 5 for some basic "Ground Rules" http://www.ncacc.org/bestpractices/boardleadership-dev/effectiveboardbuilding.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Human Resources / Personnel

ORGANIZATIONAL ROLES.pdf (101 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

OFFICER RESPONSIBILITIES.pptx (520 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

DIVISION OF LABOR.pptx (555 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Inter-governmental Cooperation

Leadership for Board Members

The servant-leader.pdf (117 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Facilitation - Gillette.ppt (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ORGANIZATIONAL ROLES.pdf (101 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

OFFICER RESPONSIBILITIES.pptx (520 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ABCs of Effective Mtg.pptx (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Improving Executive & Board Decision Making http://www.banffexeclead.com/Newsletter04/PDF/Leadership%20Acumen%207%20%20V1.3%20Improving%20Executive%207%20Board%20Decision-making%20on%20Masthead.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
The "Step Up to Leadership" facilitator's guide from University of Missouri Extension provides session materials and workshop tools for community leaders. http://extension.missouri.edu/publications/DisplayPub.aspx?P=CB17 There is also an accompanying manual for participants. http://extension.missouri.edu/publications/DisplayPub.aspx?P=M172 The following zip file contains materials from these publications: [[file/view/fwlocalgovernmentextensiontraininglinktotodayswebi.zip|fwlocalgovernmentextensiontraininglinktotodayswebi.zip]]
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Mentoring / new member training

The brochures featuring Wisconsin's educational workshops for new county and town officials can be found at http://lgc.uwex.edu/Workshops/index.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
Why Board Training or Team Building Alone Seldom Restores Boards http://managementhelp.org/misc/Board-Training-Team-Building-Not-Fix-Boards.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Can Nonprofit Board Training Fix Board Problems? - An article about increasing effectiveness through training http://www.suite101.com/content/can-nonprofit-board-training-fix-board-problems-a153674
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Board Orientation vs. Training vs. Development http://managementhelp.org/blogs/boards-of-directors/2010/05/10/board-orientation-vs-training-vs-development/
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Board Training Article from the Center for Nonprofit Management http://www.cnmsocal.org/resources/articles/board-training.html
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Montana Board Member Training Manual http://bsd.dli.mt.gov/license/pdf/board_member_manual.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Open Meetings

Wisconsin's Open Meetings Law in a factsheet and WisLine Program at http://lgc.uwex.edu/OpenGovt/openmtgs.htm
July 27, 2011 by kate.lawton
Iowa's Open Meetings Law at a Glance http://www.ia-sb.org/PolicyLegal.aspx?id=1034
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Legal Issues for Non-Profit Board Members - From the Non-Profit Management and Leadership Program at the University of Missouri, St. Louis http://www.swcs.org/documents/filelibrary/pdfs/resources_for_chapter_leaders/Board_expectations_21C418368D9C7.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
The Open Government Guide is a complete compendium of information on every state's open records and open meetings laws. http://www.rcfp.org/ogg/
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Parliamentary Procedure

OFFICER RESPONSIBILITIES.pptx (520 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Parli Pro - Cmpbl Co.pptx (677 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Motion Summary.pdf (14 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Consent Agenda.pdf (182 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ABCs of Effective Mtg.pptx (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Section includes FAQs, powerpoints, and links on effective meetings, agendas and minutes and parliamentary procedure in Wisconsin at http://lgc.uwex.edu/OpenGovt/ParlProc.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
National Association of Parliamentarians is an association of approximately 4,000 members which provides education and accreditation certifications for parliamentarians; http://parliamentarians.org/procedure.php
July 15, 2011 by localgov
Q&A - Some Common Questions - Parliamentary Procedure guide from CSU Fresno http://www.csufresno.edu/comm/cagle-p3.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Collection of Resources for Parliamentary Procedure http://www.jimslaughter.com/articles.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Welcome to Robert's Rules of Order Online! http://www.rulesonline.com/
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Participation

Powerful Morale Boosting Exercise for Your Board http://www.gailperry.com/2009/06/morale-boosting-exercise-for-your-board/
July 13, 2011 by localgov
May a Member of a Nonprofit Board Be Paid? http://www.nonprofitissues.com/public/features/point/24.html
July 13, 2011 by localgov
52 Ways to Motivate Your Board Members - From Carol Weisman's Blog on Fundraising, Philanthropy, and Governance http://carolweisman.wordpress.com/2010/06/18/52-ways-to-motivate-your-board-memebers/
July 13, 2011 by localgov

The servant-leader.pdf (117 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ORGANIZATIONAL ROLES.pdf (101 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

OFFICER RESPONSIBILITIES.pptx (520 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Bd Responsibilities.pdf (135 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Presiding Officer / Chair / Facilitator Competencies

Facilitation - Gillette.ppt (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ORGANIZATIONAL ROLES.pdf (101 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

DIVISION OF LABOR.pptx (555 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ABCs of Effective Mtg.pptx (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Board Member Evaluation - Core Competencies - Published by the Center for Health Care Governance http://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=14&ved=0CDQQFjADOAo&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.americangovernance.com%2Famericangovernance%2Ffiles%2FGI%2FGI10_1.pdf&rct=j&q=public%20board%20officer%20competencies&ei=Xnv_TZKcPNGctwenwry8Dg&usg=AFQjCNFvKBjuO5kec7gIpFIxytn_KlSsEQ&cad=rja
July 12, 2011 by localgov
The "Get On Board" Exercise - pertains specifically to trade unions http://www.unionlearn.org.uk/extrasUL/Initiatives/SSC/TUC_competencies.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov
How Should a Board Determine the Competencies It Needs? http://www.greatboards.org/faq/index.asp?topic=9#20
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Board of Directors Self Evaluation http://managementhelp.org/boards/evaluation.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov
General Competencies from Board Sense Limited http://www.boardsense.com/Competencies.html
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Sample Governance Resources from Greatboards.org - Provides a good generic overview on establishing competencies http://www.greatboards.org/pubs/Policy_on_Board_Composition.PDF
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Principles of Good Governance

The servant-leader.pdf (117 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

BOARD SUCCESSION PLANNING.pptx (646 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ORGANIZATIONAL ROLES.pdf (101 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Bd Responsibilities.pdf (135 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Consent Agenda.pdf (182 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ABCs of Effective Mtg.pptx (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
The Determinants of a Healthy Board: A Tool for Extension Professionals at http://www.joe.org/joe/2006october/tt1.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
The National Board Basics Curriculum Project: A Leadership Capacity Building Tool for Boards at http://www.joe.org/joe/2011june/tt4.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
Trout's Top Ten Rules of Order http://www.newkent.net/rules.html
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Polices and procedures a board of directors should implement to fulfill its oversight and governance responsibilities effectively. http://www.independentsector.org/governance_ethics_resource_center
July 12, 2011 by localgov
A companion to The Principles for Good Governance and Ethical Practice: A Guide for Charities and Foundations http://www.philanthropynw.org/s_pnw/bin.asp?CID=6396&DID=26415&DOC=FILE.PDF
July 12, 2011 by localgov
The following link provides a PDF document of "The Good Governance Standard for Public services," a guide for public service organizations: http://www.cipfa.org.uk/pt/download/governance_standard.pdf
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Personality Traits

How Boards Deal With Lazy Directors - Adapted article from the NY Times http://www.nytimes.com/library/financial/sunday/101799invest-boards.html
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Passion In the Boardroom - How to Manage Conflicting Groups Without Stifling Ideas http://managementhelp.org/blogs/boards-of-directors/2010/12/15/passion-in-the-boardroom/
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Managing Personality Conflicts - From PTO Today https://www.ptotoday.com/pto-today-articles/article/710-managing-personality-conflicts
July 12, 2011 by localgov
Ten generic tips for managing conflict, tension and anger http://mentalhealth.about.com/cs/selfhelp/a/tentips.htm
July 12, 2011 by localgov

Using SOAR (Strengths, Opportunities, Aspirations, and Results)

SOAR Comparison http://www.jems.com/article/administration-and-leadership/soar-planning-model
July 13, 2011 by localgov
SOAR Worksheet http://www.marylandnonprofits.org/documents/MDNPSOARworksheet_000.pdf
July 13, 2011 by localgov
Explanation of SOAR http://innovationpartners.com/our-services/envision-success/strategy/soar.aspx
July 13, 2011 by localgov

What is Our Board’s Vision?

General Contributions

Wisconsin County Budgeting Statutory Requirements
October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin Town Budgeting Statutory Requirements - p. 7

TOWNOFBadger2011.docx (13 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin Town Budgeting Statutory Requirements - p. 7
October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin Town Budgeting Statutory Requirements

townbudget11.docx (872 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
Municipal Budgeting Requirements

municipal budget11clerksassociation.doc (890 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton

CAPIMP2011.docx (847 KB)

October 5, 2011 by kate.lawton
IRS web resource listing for Wisconsin local governments about their federal tax responsibilities

Internal Revenue Service Res List.docx (837 KB)

August 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
General web resource guide for Wisconsin local government officials and clerks.

Notes on Resources.docx (858 KB)

August 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
General web resource guide for Wisconsin local government officials and clerks.

Notes on Resources.docx (858 KB)

August 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
Better Bylaws: Creating Effective Rules for Your Nonprofit Board by D. Benson Tesdahl, Esq.; published by BoardSource; ISBN 1-58686-118-2
August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Conflict Mgmt - WAM 5-11.pptx (4 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

The servant-leader.pdf (117 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

BOARD SUCCESSION PLANNING.pptx (646 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Facilitation - Gillette.ppt (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ORGANIZATIONAL ROLES.pdf (101 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

OFFICER RESPONSIBILITIES.pptx (520 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

DIVISION OF LABOR.pptx (555 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Bd Responsibilities.pdf (135 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Parli Pro - Cmpbl Co.pptx (677 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Motion Summary.pdf (14 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

Consent Agenda.pdf (182 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

ABCs of Effective Mtg.pptx (1 MB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor

THE CASE OF THE COUNTY BOARD.pdf (94 KB)

August 4, 2011 by bill.taylor
Building Trust in Local Community Organizations: Where Do We Start, and How Can We Make a Difference? at http://www.joe.org/joe/2006august/tt6.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
The Determinants of a Healthy Board: A Tool for Extension Professionals at http://www.joe.org/joe/2006october/tt1.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
Evaluating Board Leaders at http://www.joe.org/joe/2008october/tt2.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
The National Board Basics Curriculum Project: A Leadership Capacity Building Tool for Boards at http://www.joe.org/joe/2011june/tt4.php
August 1, 2011 by jnbarnes23
The following is a link to several publications for local government officials in Missouri—their duties and “don’ts” as local officials. http://extension.missouri.edu/publications/DisplayPub.aspx?P=dm4000 Then we have just put up a spread sheet and user’s manual for the smaller counties to use to look at budget trends for a 14 year period. http://extension.missouri.edu/p/DM4010 http://extension.missouri.edu/p/DM4011 (submitted by Judy Stallmann, University of Missouri-Columbia)
August 1, 2011 by localgov
This page, which really needs to be updated, speaks to a local government official's responsibilities in the event of an emergency or disaster at http://lgc.uwex.edu/Disaster/index.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin works with our Governmental Accountability Board to help deliver elections training at http://lgc.uwex.edu/Elections/index.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
A teleconference program by the IRS on fire departments and a white paper of FAQs for Wisconsin's fire departments at http://lgc.uwex.edu/FireEMS/index.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
A webpage that features intergovernmental cooperation in Wisconsin at http://lgc.uwex.edu/Intergovt/index.html A partner, the Wisconsin Local Government Institute, features this in more detail and is finishing up a program on collaborative leadership at http://localgovinstitute.org/
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
This site features the GREAT software and a financial mangagement series for Wisconsin at http://lgc.uwex.edu/Finance/index.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
The brochures featuring Wisconsin's educational workshops for new county and town officials can be found at http://lgc.uwex.edu/Workshops/index.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
Section includes FAQs, powerpoints, and links on effective meetings, agendas and minutes and parliamentary procedure in Wisconsin at http://lgc.uwex.edu/OpenGovt/ParlProc.html
July 29, 2011 by kate.lawton
FAQs, websites and materials about Wisconsin laws on local government ethics at http://lgc.uwex.edu/OpenGovt/ethics.html
July 27, 2011 by kate.lawton
Wisconsin's Open Meetings Law in a factsheet and WisLine Program at http://lgc.uwex.edu/OpenGovt/openmtgs.htm
July 27, 2011 by kate.lawton