- Can school boards exercise meaningful influence on student outcomes? Why or why not? Support your position with relevant theories or research.
- Should the influence of a school board on the community be greater than, less than, or equivalent to the influence of the community on the school board? Support your view with relevant theories and research
work for smaller and less economically buoyant nations and that is why consolidation for power has perpetually increased everywhere, how on earth will friendship with powerful nations prevent the invasion of the United Nation’s forces to bail out Syria. Because of alliances with powerful forces of the world, the United Nations cannot credibly or effectively speak out against or even influence Human Rights situations in much of the world. In the midst of the Arab spring, the Human Rights Council backed by the UN General Assembly’s universal membership voted unanimously to suspended Libya’s membership. The Council also condemned Syria’s human right violations by a strong majority vote, forced it to withdraw its bid for a seat and appointed an investigation into human rights violations, the Council’s actions were seen as legitimate because they were supported by a global representative body. All these although applauded were followed by extra judicial invasion and illegal silence of the United Nations. For the wide acceptance of the United Nations, there must be transparency; there should be regular interactions between the leadership of Intergovernmental organisations with civil societies and the media, and there is need for creation of well assessable data base to make available works and call for opinions before taking actions. There is need for the United Nations to work for people and not governments, a people centered institution would have acted on Syria and wouldn’t have invaded Afghanistan to please the government of America. Radical new forms of representation should be explored. It has been suggested that the United Nations should do more to promote itself and allow people see beyond the power struggles of the Security Council. There should also be a balance of power and more regional representation at the Security Council. The current picture on Human Rights is worrisome, there seems to be an erosion of commitment, the United Nations should show equal commitment to the enforcement of rights and not appear like a witch hunt tool in the h>GET ANSWER