School Board Notes
New Jersey's weekly education report offers up-to-date information on legislation, court decisions and other developments affecting school districts.
October 6, 2020 • Vol. XLIV No. 14
Irene LeFebvre, New Jersey Board Member of the Year, to be Honored at NJSBA's Virtual Workshop
At NJSBA, she is chair of the Special Education Committee, and she has been a member of task forces on special education, mental health, and educational opportunities for career-focused learners.
New Jersey’s 2020 Blue Ribbon Schools Named
Nine outstanding schools were recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
NJSBA Calls for Student Film Entries
Student entries for the New Jersey "hometown documentary" category are due by Jan. 8, 2021.
New Regulations on Remote Meetings Released by DCA
Updated guidance was issued concerning closed sessions, room capacity and public participation during meetings.
Robert Silcox Sr., Long-time Burlington County Board Member, Advocate for Special Education
In 2019, Mr. Silcox received the "Spotlight on Service" recognition for his many contributions to his community.
Meeting Notice: NJSBA Resolutions Subcommittee
In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, notice is being provided on Oct. 8 of a meeting of the New Jersey School Boards Association Resolutions Subcommittee. The meeting will be…