Set district-wide performance standards and educational policies that building level school improvement plans must take into account.
Review and approve building level school improvement plans.
Approve a representative process for the election of parent and teacher members of the council.
Define the review process for the school improvement plans.
Set targets for ethnic representativeness on the council.
Set the terms of office for council members and set other guidelines for councils that reflect school committees' experience and practice in participatory and inclusive decision making. However, the guidelines cannot impede councils' obligation to fulfill their mandated functions.
Describe additional elements to be addressed in each school's improvement plan.
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