ERIC Number: ED130439
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
The Imperative of Leadership I. A Report of Educational Governance.
Meyers, Russell W.
This booklet is one of a series of reports addressing the most critical issues confronting state boards of education throughout the United States. Each report attempts to present a concise, informative review and analysis of the best and most current information available on one of these critical topics. This booklet focuses on state governance of education and more specifically, on the role of the state board in educational governance. Section 1 contains a brief overview and summary of the booklet; section 2 presents a review and analysis of educational governance by Russell W. Meyers; section 3 presents a number of action alternatives for state boards recommended by the staff of the National Association of State Boards of Education; and section 4 contains footnotes and a brief annotated bibliography prepared by the author of section 2. (Author/JG)
Descriptors: Board of Education Role, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Governance, Governing Boards, Political Power, State Boards of Education, State School District Relationship
National Association of State Boards of Education, 810 Lincoln Tower, 1860 Lincoln Street, Denver, Colorado 80295 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Elementary and Secondary Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of State Agency Cooperation.; New York State Education Dept., Albany.
Authoring Institution: National Association of State Boards of Education, Washington, DC.