September 27, 2022 • VOL. XL NO. 8
The New Jersey School Boards Association's board of directors met in-person and virtually on Friday, Sept. 23, 2022. President Irene LeFebvre presided over the meeting from the Association’s headquarters in Trenton.
The New Jersey School Boards Association is proud to welcome Jon Staff, the founder and CEO of Getaway, as the keynote speaker at Workshop 2022. He will talk about the importance of rest to students, educators and all who support them.
The Morris School District will celebrate its fiftieth anniversary as the only school district in New Jersey created by a court order during a two-day celebration, Oct. 1 to Oct. 2.
Robert Acerra, who has been involved with the New Jersey PTA for more than 15 years, has joined the New Jersey School Boards Association as lead coordinator, county activities, northern region.
Dr. Timothy Purnell, who became NJSBA’s ninth executive director in July, is featured in the cover story of the fall 2022 issue of School Leader magazine.
On Sept. 26, Dr. Timothy Purnell, executive director of the New Jersey School Boards Association, issued a statement following the death of former Gov. James J. Florio, who died Sept. 25 at age 85.
This school year, COVID-19 testing will again be offered at no cost to New Jersey LEAs and nonpublic schools. State-sponsored vendors will provide over-the-counter test kits monthly to participating schools.
The fourth and final episode in an “Education Matters” series focusing on school governance highlights how local boards of education can build a better relationship with the community.
Mary Katherine Norian and John Walsh, both members of the Oradell Board of Education, were recently recognized for 30 years or more of board service.
Now is your chance to register for two upcoming webinars: one on a cooperative purchasing agreement the New Jersey School Boards Association has with Carahsoft and another on cybersecurity.