Boards of education should formally adopt procedural rules and parliamentary procedures for governing its meetings. Robert's Rules of Order is a practical and widely used authority.

Parliamentary procedure fact sheet
OSBA Journal article, April 2000, Parliamentary procedure--separating the myths from reality
OSBA Journal article, May 2011, Parliamentary elementary
Robert's Rules of Order (available for purchase)

Parliamentary Procedure at a Glance (available for purchase)

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