October

Using Demographics in Your School Construction Plan

Demographic shifts and changes in housing markets make predicting student enrollment more difficult

 

Will Renovations Work for Your School Buildings?

You must consider a number of factors when determining whether a building can or should be reused as a school facility

 

Green Schools Teach Green Lessons

School leaders are using their buildings to provide students with lessons about sustainability

 

Features

Departments

  • School Board News

    October 2008 Up Front

    News, views, and trends you should watch.

  • Your Turn

    October 2008 Your Turn

    Your chance to tell us what you think

  • Research

    Should Younger Children Move From Class to Class?

    Rotating students every time the bell rings has some advantages, but it also comes with risks, especially for younger children

  • School Law

    The Internet and School Law

    Combine the Internet and other innovations with free speech, loose lips, and criminal minds, and school boards have a variety of issues on their hands

  • Governance

    The Board President and Superintendent Relationship

    The connection between superintendent and board president is critical to a productive working relationship, but you can make this partnership puzzle work

  • Money

    Preventing School Employee Theft

    Ignoring the potential for theft can hurt your students when classroom equipment and supplies are spirited away

  • Technology

    College Visits Made Easy

    A new online tool helps high school students and their parents make virtual visits to colleges and universities

  • Marketplace

    October 2008 Marketplace

    A selection of useful products and services