local educational agency (LEA)

Definition of "local educational agency (LEA)"
  1. A legally recognized public body at the state level responsible for administering or providing services to public elementary or secondary schools within a specific geographic region, such as a city, county, or school district
How to use "local educational agency (LEA)" in a sentence
  1. The local educational agency (LEA) appointed a new superintendent for the city school district.
  2. Funding for the new school building was approved by the local educational agency (LEA).
  3. The local educational agency (LEA) manages all public elementary and secondary schools within the county.

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