ERIC Number: EJ475813
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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The Changing Local Community School Board: America's Best Hope for the Future of Our Public Schools.
Shannon, Thomas A.
Phi Delta Kappan, v75 n5 p387-90 Jan 1994
Local school board, epitome of representative U.S. governance, is undergoing profound changes as to vision, focus, service approach, and structure. Local school boards can spark development of educational programs to prepare youngsters for increasingly competitive, technological, and dangerous world. To achieve needed reforms requires federal and state government cooperation with local education authorities. Public will not banish school boards. (MLH)
Publication Type: Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
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