NSBA Amicus Brief Bush v. Holmes (Fl. Sup. Ct.)Vouchers: school choice - private schools - student achievement.
COSA eDocs Store resources on student achievementA collection of downloadable resources available individually for purchase from the NSBA Council of School Attorneys (COSA) for modest fees.
School Consequences for Failure to Make ProgressOutline of consequences for a school’s failure to make “Adequate Yearly Progress” in student test scores under the No Child Left Behind Act.
A question of representation: Diversity and 21st century school boardsThis October 2008 issue of NSBA's Leadership Insider discusses demographic change and achievement gaps; minority representation on school boards; the impact of board diversity on student achievement; the Voting Rights Act and vote dilution lawsuits against at-large election systems; the case for at-large elections; and options for school districts. The collection of online resources accompanying this issue is here.
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