Take a reader-friendly tour through the responsibilities and challenges of being a school board member. Written by experienced, award-winning administrators, this book gives practical guidance on how to best work with school administrators and staff to create and fulfill a shared vision of school system excellence. This clear, concise book helps new board members understand the difference between their expectations and actual duties.
A Joint Publication With the American Association of School Administrators
Chapter 1: The Learning Curve: What Makes Serving on a School Board Unique?
Chapter 2: Three Roles Essential to Every School System
Chapter 3: Communication Is Key
Chapter 4: 10 Signals That Your Board Is in Trouble
Chapter 5: Data—A Critical Tool for Your School Board
Chapter 6: Four Common Issues in Board Service
Chapter 7: The Ethics of Board Service