Articles: Board of Education

Year One of Texas Textbook Adoption Freedom

The 2011-2012 school year marked the first time in decades that Texas school districts could purchase instructional materials without approval by the state board of education.

The Art of Hiring

Searching for a superintendent can be easier if school board members keep these ideas in mind:

SPECIAL RECRUITMENT REPORT: The Critical Task of Hiring a New Chief

The ins and outs of this tiresome process can be simple if you know these local and national options. This is one of two stories in a special recruitment report in this issue.

Sharpening a District’s Leadership Model

Choosing the right governance model will lead to higher student achievement. (Second of a Two-Part Series)

Turning the Tables on Assessment

Assessing and evaluating school boards and superintendents are vital to meeting district goals. (First of a Two-Part Series)

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