July 7, 2020 • Vol. XLIV No. 1
Governor signs NJSBA-sought legislation. Visit www.njsba.org/candidacy for resources on running for school board office in November 2020.
The NJSBA obtained an amendment that would specifically authorize boards of education and their contracted service providers to implement job-sharing furlough programs.
The State Board of Education also certified Newark as a high-performing district.
Kevin Dehmer, a long-time NJDOE official, will serve as interim commissioner.
The “STEAM Tank at Home Challenge” encourages families to work together to design and create solutions to current problems.
The CDC said its guidance is meant to supplement — not replace — any state or local regulations.
The webinar will focus on solutions for assessing and protecting the health of students, faculty and staff before they enter the school bus or building.
The NJSBA online training program is geared to the entire bargaining team, including labor attorneys and the business administrator.
In a landmark 6 to 3 decision authored by U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch, the United States Supreme Court held that employers may not discriminate against an employee because he or she is homosexual or transgender.
The new rule modifies the U.S. Secretary of Education's earlier stand on the matter.
The board members also discussed a proposal to update student transportation regulations in response to recently enacted laws.