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Small Town Superintendent Rouses Supporters at SOS March

Why John Kuhn, superintendent of Perrin-Whitt (Texas) School District stood up for teachers.

A Community Collaborates for Health

Somerville, Mass. is a model city where civic and educational leaders are creating a culture of healthy living for young residents.

The Social Media Dilemma

While some districts are making the most of popular social networks, others are not choosing the "Like" button.

Tuscaloosa County Superintendent Rebuilds After Tornadoes

Frank Costanzo, superintendent of the Tuscaloosa County (Ala.) School System, partnered with emergency personnel just minutes after an F4 tornado ripped through the county.

Failure Is Not an Option in Mansfield (Texas) ISD

Failure Is Not an Option is not just the title of a best-selling book; it's a mantra for many high-performing districts.

City Connects to Students

Boston Public Schools is seeing the results of City Connects (CCNX)—its intervention, prevention and enrichment program that works with teachers to pair students with community-based services.

The Cradle-to-Career Solution

Providing a birth-to-employment education can stop students from falling through the cracks.

A Welcome Home for Refugees

Superintendent Sheri Allen of Mankato (Minn.) Area Public Schools educates several hundred students of refugee and immigrant families, many of them survivors of poverty and abuse in war-torn Somalia and Sudan.

The DNA of an Effective School Board

Maximizing the potential of your governance team

Recommended reading for district leaders

Helpful books

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