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a board in charge of local public schools

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The National Association of State Boards of Education represents America's state and territorial boards of education.
Through a shared services approach, school business administrators can shift debt from the school budget to a municipal budget, which then provides municipalities with greater access to grants, including the "Safe Street to School" grant provided by the Department of Transportation, "Green Acres" grant and community development grants, that help offset costs, which are otherwise not available to the Boards of Education.
Over 600 dedicated citizens serve on their state boards of education every year and make significant and lasting contributions to education policy in their states.
Grants for the first group of states are intended to provide an intense level of NASBE technical assistance to help their respective state boards of education develop, strengthen, and implement nutrition policies.
These HIV prevention grants continue NASBE's long and proud tradition as a national leader in promoting student health policies and of providing support--both technical assistance and financial resources--to state boards of education," said Brenda Welburn, NASBE Executive Director.
14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- State education leaders from Illinois and Maine are the recipients of the 2011 Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
Ken Willard, a member of the Kansas State Board of Education, has been voted president-elect of the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
June 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) supports the Common Core Standards being released today as a major step toward elevating the expectations for every student and looks forward to assisting state boards in this effort.
The Pennsylvania and Maine State Boards of Education will receive grants of $15,000 each from the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) to increase student representation.
Brad Bryant, a member of the Georgia state board of education, has been elected president of the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
The National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE) is issuing "guiding principles" for Congress to consider as it makes modifications to the No Child Left Behind Act during the reauthorization process.
21 /PRNewswire/ -- Linnea Barney, a member of the Utah State Board of Education, is being awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
The Carnegie Corporation of New York has awarded the National Association of State Boards of Education a $210,000 grant to fund state efforts to improve adolescent literacy.
SAN DIEGO -- Martha Wise, a current member and former president of the Ohio State Board of Education, is being awarded the Distinguished Service Award by the National Association of State Boards of Education (NASBE).
Quality pre-school programs have proven themselves so successful at boosting student achievement that states should expand high-quality preschool systems to as many children as possible as soon as possible, concludes a new study by the National Association of State Boards of Education.