Membership Guide

Learn about the wide range of services available to boards of education and their members through NJSBA.

Read our Membership Service Guide

Candidate Kit

Be part of a great American heritage: Serve on your local school board!  Learn about the candidacy process and timelines, nominating petitions, and the requirements for seeking election to, and serving on, your local board of education.

Review the Candidate Kit

The Role of the School Board

Read about the responsibilities of New Jersey’s local boards of education.

Review FAQs about Local School Board Membership