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ELPS School Law Comps Study guide

School Law study questions, focused on Bds of Ed.
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Local Board of Education
Oversees all hiring and firing of personnel.
Local Board of Education
Can enter into contracts.
Principal
Can refer employees for dismissal.
Ed Code
Establishes formal control of school districts by Boards of Education
Local Board of Education
Must hold open meetings (as per Brown Act).
Eligibility for Election includes:
18 years old or older
U.S. citizen
Resident of the district
Registered voter
Not disqualified by constitution or laws from holding civil office
Superintendent
May be employed by a district that has 80 or more teachers
Compensation
School Board members may be compensated for their service.
Local Board of Education
Appoints district Superintendent
Superintendent
Prepares and submits district's budget to the governing board.
Superintendent
Ensures employees in certificated positions hold the required credentials
Superintendent
can enter into contracts on behalf of the district
Principal
Responsible for the day-to-day running of a school
Board of education
Have State, County and Local bodies
Superintendent
Has State, County and Local positions
Ed Code
Can be altered by the State legislature only.