Governance Information

Leadership Governance focuses the Board’s attention on creating realistic expectations, delineating clear roles and responsibilities, increasing accountability for results, basing leadership on policy rather than administrative detail, making decisions collaboratively, governing proactively rather than reactively, and continual learning for boards, staff, students and community. Utilizing leadership governance strategies, the Board of Trustees has defined the vision, mission, and beliefs for Johnson County School District #1.

    Report: Governance as Leadership: Reframing the work of the Nonprofit Board (PDF - 38 KB)
    This document presents a summary of “Governance as Leadership: Reframing the Work of the Nonprofit Board,” a seminar sponsored by The Pew Fund for Health and Human Services. Held on October 29, 2007, the seminar was part of The Pew Charitable Trusts’ information series called Programs Adjusting to a Changing Environment (PACE), created to improve nonprofits’ ability to succeed by providing them with critical information, tools and technical assistance. 
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  • Leadership Governance Handbook (Work in Progress--Connect to Board Software)