ERIC Number: ED170956
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
A Dozen Projects to Improve Relations with Your Community. Boardguide.
National School Boards Association, Washington, DC.
This guide offers 12 projects that school boards can initiate to counter alienation and strengthen relationships among themselves, the public they represent, and the staff and students whom their decisions affect. Already tried and tested by a variety of school districts throughout the U.S., the activities include an annual citizen conference on education, a realtors' seminar, public neighborhood forums, organizing parents to help set goals for the district, monthly luncheons with community leaders, curriculum presentations, an annual art show, a weekly employee newsletter, a newspaper column, informal sessions with students, an awards ceremony for outstanding student achievement, and receptions for retiring employees. (Author/LD)
Descriptors: Boards of Education, Community, Elementary Secondary Education, Parent Participation, Program Guides, Projects, Public Relations, Students
National School Boards Association, 1055 Thomas Jefferson Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20007 ($5.95; quantity discounts)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National School Boards Association, Washington, DC.