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U.S. Senator Praises Work of Local School Boards
In a video message, New Jersey's senior U.S. Senator, Robert Menendez, who entered public office as a local school board member, addresses the positive impact of board leadership on our students' education. (11/19)
New NJSBA Strategic Plan Approved
On Nov. 14, NJSBA’s Board of Directors approved the organization’s Strategic Plan for 2015-2017. The plan focuses on four main goal areas -- student achievement, leadership and advocacy, effective governance through training and direct services, and finance. (11/18)
Veteran Manchester Twp. School Board Member to Lead NJSBA
Delegates to NJSBA’s annual meeting on Nov. 15 elected Donald Webster, Jr., to serve as Association president for 2014-2016. (11/17)
Teachers Salary Guide Comparisons
Newly updated data for teachers salary guides for the 2013-14 and 2014-15 school years, including longevity summaries, are now available (password required) (11/13)
NJSBA School Security Task Force Issues Recommendations
NJSBA’s School Security Task Force released its final report, What Makes Schools Safe? (11/10)
Voters Decide 2014 School Ballot Questions
Voters in 16 school districts faced ballot questions related to their schools this week, ranging from construction projects, to requests for funding above the state’s 2 percent tax levy cap, to changing the make-up of their school boards.(11/10)
NJSBA Names New Milford Woman as Board Member of the Year
A 19-year member of the New Milford Board of Education, Florence “Peggy” Saslow has been named the New Jersey Board of Education Member of the Year for 2014. (10/16)
NJSBA Addresses State’s H.S. Graduation Test Plans
Dr. Larry Feinsod, executive director, places the NJDOE’s recent announcement concerning high school graduation requirements and the PARCC exam into context. (10/2)
School Board Basics: Frequently Asked Questions
NJSBA’s Parent Connections webpage answers questions ranging from “I have a problem with my school; Is the school board the appropriate body to address it?” to “How does the board set the rules for its meetings?” (9/30)
The Common Core: The Real Story UPDATED
Visit NJSBA’s new Common Core State Standards resource page for accurate information you can share with your community about the initiative. (9/29)