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




  • 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