School boards: Where will we be in 2040?

Dussling, Bill
September 2010
Illinois School Board Journal;Sep/Oct2010, Special section p1
The article discusses the roles of school boards in shaping the future of the school and the students in the U.S. It looks into the impact of National Learning Standards to the school curriculum and student learning in the years to come. It is said that school boards need to deliver education to a student population with changing ethnic demography, provide skills that adapt to the prevailing global society, and provide learning for students with special needs.


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