- Words: 3586
- Length: 13 Pages
- Topic: Teaching
- Paper #: 49396030
While a relative handful in number, the attention given to these districts has caused some to conclude that the nation's 14,350 school boards overall might not be needed or equipped to provide a 21st-century education.
School boards, like an old car past its prime, need attention and that the status quo will not suffice for those who want improved student outcomes.
Teachers, especially in connection with collective bargaining, have assumed many of