July

A Tool for Reform

Technology is transforming our nation's high schools, but districts must think first about graduates, not gadgets.

 

A Fresh Start

A bold reform gives these St. Louis ninth-graders a school of their own -- and a new chance for success.

 

Features

  • Technology and Hiring

    Online recruiting is a must these days, but it’s just the first step in finding the right candidates for school district jobs.

  • Electronic Recruiting

    Technology opens up new ways to find that ideal job candidate.

  • After the Fire

    A story of leadership and community.

Departments

  • School Board News

    July 2006 Up Front

    News, views, and trends you should watch.

  • Your Turn

    July 2006 Your Turn

    This month, You Say: Pension and health care costs add up to stormy times ahead. We Ask: How do we fix high schools?

  • Research

    Students as Researchers

    When kids are encouraged to dig for data on a topic they care about, the results can be enlightening—and empowering.

  • Communications

    Bracing for Bird Flu

    Health officials warn of a possible influenza pandemic—are your schools ready?

  • School Law

    Revisiting the Voucher Debate

    As a Florida case shows, the battle is now being waged in state legislatures and state courts.

  • Learn More

    July 2006 Learn More

    Your source for ideas and information.

  • Marketplace

    July 2006 Marketplace

    Resources on technology and staffing.

  • Adviser

    July 2006 Adviser

    What would you do if … the superintendent contributed to a board member’s campaign?