Energized communities and (not so) simple rules for board success

Summer issue of Direct Magazine

Read the Summer 2023 issue of Direct, the quarterly newsmagazine of the Washington State School Directors’ Association. There’s a lot to enjoy, but here are some highlights:

  • An entire community mobilized to build connections and generate a sense of belonging for students, families, local businesses, and other organizations within the North Mason School District. (p. 18)
  • See what school boards do and don’t do in a piece by the Lynden School District’s board chair. (p. 20)
  • Extraordinary student advocacy helped propel the Bellevue School Board’s adoption of one of the first sustainability policies in Washington state (p. 22)
  • Get some practical insights for serving on a school board in the article titled “Six (not so) Simple Rules for School Board Success.” (p. 8)