School board members and superintendents from across Georgia will gather on the coast this weekend for their annual conference.
The Georgia School Boards Association summer meeting is at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Savannah from June 17-18. Speakers include Diane Ravitch, a research professor at New York University and former U.S. assistant education secretary.
Gov. Nathan Deal will also speak, as well as former state labor commissioner Michael Thurmond and National School Boards Association President Mary Broderick.
School board members will also have a chance to complete annual training required by state law.