ERIC Number: ED297444
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988-May
Reference Count: N/A
Boards Need Education, Too!
Updating School Board Policies, v19 n5 p1-2,3 May 1988
Local school boards bear the responsibility for goal-setting, policy-making, hiring, firing, construction, curriculum, and budget allocations. Competent boards need to become and remain informed about emerging, continuing, and future issues. School boards are turning to annual inservice programs to improve their decision-making skills. A sample program is described and ordering information listed for a publication intended for school boards interested in self-evaluation. (MLF)
Descriptors: Board of Education Policy, Boards of Education, Consultants, Decision Making, Elementary Secondary Education, Inservice Education, Leadership Responsibility, Leadership Training, Orientation, Professional Continuing Education, Professional Development, Public Schools, Superintendents
Publications, National School Boards Association, 1680 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National School Boards Association, Alexandria, VA. Educational Policies Service.