Dear School Board and School Administrators,

What books or policy papers do you regard as central to your ideas about the following?

1) The Goal of Education within a State and Nation.
2) The Goal of Education within a community, city/town.
3) How best to create an atmosphere of inclusive and expansive learning.
4) Justifications for the the testing culture.
5) Defining a school.
6) Establishing value for subject disciplines.
7) The lack of a central place for the arts in our schools.
8) The focus on competitive sports.
9) The focus on extending school past grade 12 as a cultural desideratum.
10) Curriculum design.

Thank you for your efforts.