ERIC Number: ED366096
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1993
School Board Members: Advocates for American Education.
Updating School Board Policies, v24 n5 p1-4 1993
This article offers suggestions to school board members for developing effective grassroots lobbying. Tips include: (1) hook up with an organized network; (2) set an advocacy policy; (3) select an advocacy strategy for policy issues; (4) reach out for broad support; and (5) deliver the message through the media. Guidelines are offered for writing, calling, and meeting with legislators, and 10 rules of effective lobbying are highlighted in a sidebar. (LMI)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Association of Secondary School Principals, Reston, VA.