ERIC Number: ED253927
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Jones, Thomas N.
Decisions made by federal and state courts during 1983 concerning school board and school district governance are reported in this chapter. Topics addressed include the powers and responsibilities of state and local boards of education; public access to board meetings; school boards' rights to make campaign contributions; the election, appointment, and recall of school board members; the organization of school districts; and student transportation. (PGD)
Descriptors: Board of Education Role, Boards of Education, Court Litigation, Disclosure, Educational Administration, Elections, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Courts, Governance, Legal Responsibility, Meetings, Public Education, School District Autonomy, School District Reorganization, School Districts, School Law, State Courts, Student Transportation
Publication Type: Books; Information Analyses; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Board of Education Members
Note: Chapter 1 of: The Yearbook of School Law, 1984 (EA 017 500).