Policy and Legislation


Wellness Policies: School Districts Are Only One Year Away from Their First Triennial Assessment

By a minimum of effort at formulating a real district wellness policy, local education authorities can affect the health of all students in schools by inventing a way to concentrate on helping those kids eat better, exercise more, and eliminate properly.

Redrawing School Boundaries with Confidence

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Not a Lot of Coverage

Washington Update

As in most years, the President’s budget request is dead on arrival when it is announced. This year is not much different than those in the past. However, with a divided government, the budget and appropriations process gets a bit more challenging and interesting. The

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

Examining Our Priorities

Washington Update: It’s Crunch Time



Legally Speaking

Abuse Prevention

Is your house in order for the new school year?

Editor's Note (The View From Here)

A Couple of Things

Legally Speaking

Some Children Are Left Behind

Here is one school safety issue that we can address.

Business Practices

Fundraising and Finance: The school–volunteer relationship.

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