July

ASBJ's Top 5 Lists

A summer reading list of "to-dos," wished-fors, regrets, and hopes -- all tied to education

 

Features

Departments

  • School Board News

    July 2009 Up Front

    News, views, and trends you should watch.

  • Your Turn

    July 2009 Your Turn

    Your chance to tell us what you think

  • School Law

    Legal Issues in Bidding

    When working with vendors, you can avoid fraud and other legal problems if you take some simple, easy steps at the outset

  • Communications

    When Does School Communications Become Marketing?

    What public school districts need most is not a big-bucks, full-sell campaign, but face-to-face connections with parents and key leaders in your community

  • Governance

    School Board Training and Development

    Education is just as critical to good governing as it is to our students, but how can we ensure that our members hit the ground running and get the ongoing training they need?

  • Money

    School Boards and Vendor Oversight

    You must watch out for people who will take advantage of lax controls over new spending

  • Marketplace

    Readings and Reports