Workshop 2014
Bargaining Training Series
Advanced Boardsmanship
Mandated Training
NJSBA Celebrates 100 Years of Service

What's New

NJSBA Thanks Governor for Vetoing Anti-Subcontracting Legislation
The bill would have restricted local efforts to control costs and direct limited resources to the classroom. (8/11)
New Law Allows Retirees to Remain Athletic Coaches
Gov. Chris Christie recently signed legislation permitting boards of education to rehire TPAF retirees to serve as coaches, as long as their compensation is $10,000 or less. (8/11)
Request for Proposals: Grant Support Services
NJSBA is seeking bids for a new grant support services program for its members. Proposals are due by 2 p.m., Aug. 27. (8/5)
Congratulations, You’ve Decided to Run for a Seat on Your Local School Board!
NJSBA’s online Candidates’ Briefings provide resources on effective school board membership and the roles and responsibilities of board members. (8/4)
Dr. Michael McGough Returns to Workshop with New Lessons on Leadership
Historian Dr. Michael R. McGough will present an informative and engaging talk, “Leadership Under Fire: Lessons from the White House,” at Workshop 2014. (8/4)
Now available online, the NJSBA 2014-2015 Board Member Reminder (BMR)
NJSBA’s annual publication includes a month-by-month calendar, board of education 12-month agenda planner, and other valuable information. (7/17)
Governor Creates Panel to Oversee State Testing, including PARCC
NJDOE changes the use of student performance data in teacher evaluations. (7/15)
Governor Signs Bill Requiring Schools to Accommodate Disabled Students in Sports
On June 19 Gov. Chris Christie signed S-2079, which requires school districts to ensure that students with disabilities have equal opportunities to school athletics. (7/1)
DA Resolution Deadline Is Sept. 2
The deadline for submission of resolutions for the Nov. 15 NJSBA Delegate Assembly will be 5 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 2. (6/13)
NJSBA and N.J. State League of Municipalities Issue Joint Survey
NJSBA and the state’s League of Municipalities have issued a survey to members of both groups on current and potential shared services and other topics. (6/2)
Frequently Asked Questions about the 2014 School Elections
NJSBA attorneys provide answers to 119 questions about the upcoming April and November school elections. (3/7)