School Board Notes
New Jersey's weekly education report offers up-to-date information on legislation, court decisions and other developments affecting school districts.
March 26, 2019 • Vol. XLII No. 33
Marijuana Legislation Stalls
Legislative leaders vow to post the bill later this year.
Future Non-Disclosure Agreements Cannot Hide Discrimination or Harassment Claims
Bill makes sweeping changes to the New Jersey Law Against Discrimination.
Districts Required to Consult with Private Schools
NJDOE has created a toolkit for districts, including a sample notification letter and a sample agreement.
‘Effective Communication’ Session
Photos of school board members being trained on March 23 in three regions of the state.
CAR Talk: NJDOE Announces Connected Action Roadmap (CAR) Regional Information Sessions
Sessions being offered from April 9 through April 11.
NJSBA Joins in Junior Achievement Career Event for Trenton’s Eighth-Grade Students
Career fair benefits more than 700 students.
County Scene: Morris
Board members heard a panel discussion on "Different Perspectives on Assessment."
County Scenes: Mercer and Salem
In Mercer County, school board members heard about the dangers of vaping. In Salem County, board members engaged eighth graders in a dialogue.