Civics 101: Role of the Board of Education
Members of the school board have a duty to represent the citizens of their district, mainly in the interest of creating policies for the entire school system. Whether it’s the Wilson County Board of Education or the Lebanon Special School District school board, the power of the body lies in its decisions made as a group. On their own, members have little power, but the individuals do have certain responsibilities.
Updated Jul 14, 2018 at 8:00 AM