Board Member Orientation: Strategies for Superintendents
Jones & Bartlett Learning, Jan 1, 1995 - Education - 164 pages
This reference is designed to help school superintendents and other ad ministrators provide effective, in-house orientation to rookie board m embers. It walks through the basic responsibilities of board members, and provides a structure through which specific issues and characteris tics about each school district, community and board can be discussed. This publication boasts a wide range of forms and worksheets to assis t the busy administrator in setting up a customized program in his or her school district.
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Conduct effective board orientation sessions
What you should include
Timeline helps board members understand history
Help board members understand their roles and responsibilities
Teach rookies how to make sound decisions
Bring board members uptospeed on your district
Prepare new board members for their first meeting
Putting your orientation package together 10i
Ongoing orientation develops
Review and improve your orientation process regularly 12i
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