board of education
- The definition of a board of education is an elected group of people who oversee a specific school system.
An example of a board of education is a group of administrators who supervise schools in a community.
board of education definition by Webster's New World
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an elected or appointed body at the local or state level that supervises a given school system or systems
board of education definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. boards of education
A school board.