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ERIC Number: ED511152
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 2
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
Serving on Your Local School Board: A Guide for Candidates
Washington State School Directors' Association (NJ1)
Serving on a local school board has often been called "the toughest volunteer job in America." While it can be challenging at times, most school directors will tell you there are great rewards in helping students and giving back to your community. The contributions of each school director are critical to the board's overall effectiveness. This guide provides an overview of the requirements and responsibilities of school board service to help candidates understand the important role each board member plays in school governance.
Washington State School Directors' Association. 221 College Street NE, Olympia, WA 98516. Tel: 360-493-9231; Fax: 360-493-9247; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Washington State School Directors' Association
Identifiers - Location: Washington