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board of education

n. pl. boards of education
A school board.

board′ of educa′tion


n.
an appointive or elective body that directs and administers chiefly primary and secondary public schools.
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Noun1.board of education - a board in charge of local public schoolsboard of education - a board in charge of local public schools
board - a committee having supervisory powers; "the board has seven members"
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Applicant should demonstrate knowledge of board of education auditing laws and regulations and experience in providing advice to boards of education on records of compliance issues.
The school board is also seeking advice from Connecticut Association of Boards of Education on how to pursue a search for a new superintendent, which Mr.
Long relegated to the sharing of services such as landscaping and snow removal, municipalities and boards of education are beginning to realize the huge advantages to pursuing out-of-the-box thinking by expanding this concept to the concept of sharing facilities and land.
Those flare-ups included legislation proposed in 14 states, proposals to state boards of education in 14 states, and action by local school boards in 35 states, he said last December at the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco.
What I found interesting and disturbing was the apparent attitude of superintendents that they determine the need for bond issues and not the local boards of education.
Then, their plans must be approved by county and state boards of education.
Tom Davis, former President of the Missouri State Board of Education, is being awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
Must have a minimum of five (5) years experience in providing architectural services to boards of education.
Kathleen Straus, President of the Michigan State Board of Education, is being awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
Kim Burningham, a member of the Utah State Board of Education, is being awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) has made grants to three state boards of education to promote more effective instruction to K-12 students about HIV prevention.
PHILADELPHIA -- Howard Lee, chairman of the North Carolina State Board of Education, is being awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).