By Ellis Bowman, Barbara Grater, Barbara Wilets, Jan Young
61 pages, 8.5″ x 11″ spiral bound soft cover
This 60-page booklet is designed to prepare student members of local boards of education to handle their responsibilities effectively. Chapter titles include The Role of the Student Member: What Are You Getting Into?, What Do Get from Serving?, Getting the Board Position, Boardsmanship, Crisis Situations, and Expanding the Student Role. The Appendix includes statutory provisions concerning the position of student board members in California, sample school district policies concerning the position, a glossary of terms and resources.