School Board Notes
New Jersey's weekly education report offers up-to-date information on legislation, court decisions and other developments affecting school districts.
November 4, 2020 • Vol. XLIV No. 17
NJSBA’s Virtual Workshop 2020: In Case You Missed It
Even though the conference has ended, there is still time to register for NJSBA’s Virtual Workshop 2020 and gain access to programs and online materials for an entire year.
NJSBA’s ‘Education Matters’ Features Interview with Irene LeFebvre, New Jersey School Board Member of the Year
In a video interview, LeFebvre discusses why she first ran for her local board of education, and why she continues to serve.
Court Upholds Board Vote Cast Electronically; NJSBA Supported District as Amicus Curiae
The court’s findings in this case were important for boards of education that need to understand how to use the new voting system technology while staying in compliance with the Open Public Meetings Act.
NJSBA Calls for Student Film Entries
Jan. 8 is the deadline for student entries to the Garden State Film Festival.
Equity Council Corner: Inherent Bias and Microaggressions
It is important to know that any form of microaggressions can be very hurtful to the people who experience them.
NJSBA Delegate Assembly to Convene Saturday, Nov. 21
Delegates who wish to propose amendments to the resolutions should email the suggested changes to Cynthia Jahn, NJSBA general counsel, by 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20.
New Jersey School Boards Association Audit Committee to Meet
The meeting will be held remotely on Tuesday, Nov. 10, at 3 p.m.