What is the best way to organize decision-making in relation to schools and school districts? Does our system of local school boards work well? Most countries do not have school boards. Decisions are made at the national and local levels by educators. In our country decisions about schools are made by elected boards of taxpayers […]
Kathreen Harrison is a public school teacher in Maine. She has a master’s degree from Bank Street College of Education and a bachelor’s degree from Harvard College. She has worked in a variety of schools in New York and Maine in a number of capacities – French teacher, gifted and talented teacher, elementary school teacher, and curriculum coordinator for island schools. She has lived in Maine for 20 years and has a particular interest in school reform.