June 29, 2021 • Vol. XLIV No. 50
School district regionalization and Chapter 44 amendments are expected to win final approval from the state Senate on June 30.
Updated CDC guidance on whether students will be required to wear masks is expected prior to the start of the 2021-2022 school year. The CDC guidance will affect the final recommendations from the state for masking this fall.
The nation's highest court declined to outright prohibit public schools from regulating off-campus speech.
Congratulations on navigating the challenges of a historically difficult year.
Practicing school board attorneys will share research and their own experiences in addressing the latest court decisions, administrative rulings, statutes, and code that affect public education and school district governance.
Jane Kershner, NJSBA’s longtime director of field services, was present at the board’s June 7 meeting to present the award in person.
Lifetime membership is the highest honor a state PTA can bestow, and it recognizes someone who has promoted the well-being of children by serving as an advocate for them in the areas of education, health, safety and legislation.
A special edition of the online School Board Notes will be published if the news merits it.