Self-Fulfilling Prophecy

Moscinski, David
June 2013
American School Board Journal;Jun2013, Vol. 200 Issue 6, p14
The article discusses how to achieve unity and cooperation among school board members. The author examines the role of expectations and personal qualities when interacting with fellow board members, stating that becoming aware of expectations and ideal qualities can improve relations. He states that when an individual focuses on his or her own expectations and behaviors, overall unity among school board members can be reached. Details on the author's experiences on a school board in a rural district are also included.


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