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Politics, Public Policy and Persimmons.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Jun2014, Vol. 71 Issue 6, p13-13, 1p

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Abstract: The author explores his views on how it feels to be a public school leader in Oklahoma. Topics discussed include the state's pay structure for teachers and support staff as among the lowest nationwide, the 23 percent decrease in support for K-12 educat...

Dos and Donts in Harsh Budget Seasons.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Nov2009, Vol. 66 Issue 10, p38-39, 2p, 1 Color Photograph

Abstract: The article offers several suggestions for superintendents regarding school district budget planning. It is suggested to differentiate between talking and communicating. Communicating must be done at all times while providing solid information. State t...

Today's Children: Asset or Liability?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Sep2009, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p42-43, 2p

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Abstract: The article discusses the way in which children are viewed by communities as either an asset or a liability. Topics discussed in the article include steps that Wayland, Massachusetts, has taken in regards to children, concerns that the author has regar...

Whatever Happened to My Job Description?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Feb2009, Vol. 66 Issue 2, p36-37, 2p

Abstract: In this article the author discusses the changing role of the superintendent in the U.S. education system. He is critical of a practical change in the job description from upholding educational standards to managing the political demands of overseeing ...

A Presidential Agenda for the Schools.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Dec2008, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p40-41, 2p

Abstract: The author recommends an educational policy for the U.S. president. He suggests that the federal government should adopt funding policies that empower local government. He recommends that funding should be increased for special education and the implem...

The Root Criticism of Urban Schools.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Dec2008, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p38-39, 2p

Abstract: The author discusses how institutional racism has affected the success of urban school districts. He suggests that African American babies who receive poor natal care and have low birth weight and children with low quality preschool experiences most of...

Avon Lake's Unconventional Conversation About Public Support.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Feb2006, Vol. 63 Issue 2, p20-21, 2p

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Abstract: This section presents an article about the efforts of the City Schools in Avon Lake, Ohio to propose a tax increase in the county in 2005. The growing middle-class community of the City had just failed a proposed property tax increase of $6.08 million ...

Understanding Supplemental Educational Services.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; May2005, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p12-13, 2p, 1 Color Photograph

Abstract: Focuses on supplemental educational services (SES) in the U.S. Information on SES under the No Child Left Behind policy; Source of funding for SES; Issue with regard to the safety requirements for SES.

Finances, Finances, Finances.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Aug2004, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p44-45, 2p

Abstract: Presents a letter by Donald L. Kussmaul, president of the American Association of School Administrators, reflecting on the uncertain state of school finances and its implications for school administrators. Number of states with budget gaps in 2003; Im...

Driving Local Tax Effort Through Stakeholder Focus.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): School Administrator; Oct2003, Vol. 60 Issue 9, p34, 2p

Abstract: Discusses issues related to local tax efforts for schools and school districts Richmond, Maine. Background on local property taxes in Maine; Factors to consider to improve the quality of education; Role of superintendents to refocus their districts on...

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