School Board Notes
New Jersey's weekly education report offers up-to-date information on legislation, court decisions and other developments affecting school districts.
April 16, 2019 • Vol. XLII No. 36
14 Districts Hold Annual Elections
Twelve proposed budgets were approved. Two were rejected.
May 15 Deadline to Tell Employees Contracts Are Not Renewed
A non-tenured teacher who receives no written notice by the deadline is presumed to have an offer of employment for the coming year.
Howell Education Foundation Honors STEAM Tank Challenge
STEAM Tank participants were honored during the Howell Township Education Foundation's "Evening of the Stars."
NJSBA Legal Program on May 14 Focuses on Tenure Rights
The presentation will include discussion of Donaldson hearings, employee suspensions, and employee defenses to board charges.
Video: What to Do After a Traumatic Incident Occurs
The video is part three of our series on students’ mental health.
Judging the Innovations in Special Education Awards
Selected programs will be honored at an event during the 2019 Special Education Week in New Jersey from May 12 to 18.
Workshop 2018 Film Festival Finalist Receives Honor at Garden State Film Festival
The winners are from Middletown High School.
County Scene: Warren
Members attending the Warren County School Board Association meeting heard a panel discussion on planning, budgeting and surviving in a climate of funding uncertainty.
Obituary: Peter L. Noble, Red Bank Borough Board of Education
He was a member of the Red Bank Board of Education from 2002 to 2017.
Obituary: Lawrence R. Thornton
After a successful career, he dedicated his time to the students and families of The Matheny Educational and Medical Center.