Legislative Day, June 11, 2015
Spring School Law Forum, June 18
Workshop 2015
A + Ideas, Programs and Practices
Mandated Training

What's New

NJSBA Welcomes PARCC Adjustments
PARCC board reduces testing periods and administration time for next year’s assessment. (5/22)
Grant Funding: It’s Out There; Learn How to Tap into It
On June 1, as part of its free Grant Support Service program, NJSBA will host a live webinar on securing grants to support STEM education. (5/22)
Annual Legislative Day Is June 11
What’s on the horizon for public education? Learn the answer at the annual NJSBA/NJPTA Legislative Day conference, featuring a keynote by Education Commissioner Dave Hespe, a panel discussion with key lawmakers, and more. Register by June 5. (5/22)
NJSBA Names Certified Board Leaders for 2015
This spring, the Association honored 22 members who earned the Certified Board Leader designation through the Board Member Academy. (5/21)
NJSBA Podcast Focuses on Recent Ethics Commission Opinions
Listen to the N.J. School Ethics Commission executive director and two commission members discuss Advisory Opinions that affect board member participation in negotiations and other activities. (5/20)
Senate Approves Bill to End Superintendent Salary Cap
NJSBA applauds effort to end an unnecessary "cap within caps." (5/18)
Legislative Leaders Discuss Pensions, Salary Caps, Board Members’ Roles
Senate President Steve Sweeney and Senate Republican Leader Tom Kean, Jr. recently shared their views on key issues during NJSBA’s “Education Matters” video series. (5/18)
30 ‘A+ Ideas’ Added to NJSBA’s Best Practices Collection
New entries address STEM education, shared services/cost savings, and innovative special education programs. (5/13)
Reflections: The Work of Our Teachers
As the annual Teacher Appreciation Week comes to a close, NJSBA’s Executive Director addresses the "sacred interaction" between teacher and student. (5/8)
NJSBA Debuts Video on the Role of Local Board Members
Learn about the important role played by local school boards in the education of our state’s children. (5/7)
Reflections: The Evolving Role of Parents
NJSBA’s executive director discusses the importance of parental involvement and how NJSBA helps school boards build relationships with parent groups. (5/1)
Opinion Addresses Participation in Negotiations
A N.J. School Ethics Commission advisory opinion expands the circumstances under which a board member would be prohibited from participating in negotiations. (5/1)