School Leader, NJSBA’s quarterly magazine, focuses on trends and issues of interest to boards of education and their top administrators.
January/February 2019 • Vol. 49 • No. 4
President's Message: The Importance of Making Our Voices Heard
Board members should consider that they have a responsibility to advocate for their district’s students. A contingent of New Jersey board of education members recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with some of the state's elected officials.
Executive Word: Creating the Future
As any educator knows, what our future looks like depends on what we do today. That is true for students, for school districts, and for the New Jersey School Boards Association.
ELFNJ Spotlight: 2019 Board Member Orientation Held in Princeton
The first of 2019’s two New Board Member Orientation weekend programs was held Jan. 11-13 at the Princeton Marriott in Plainsboro.
NJSBA At Your Service: The Critical Need for Cybersecurity in Your Schools
Cybersecurity is one of the greatest challenges facing every organization — and the education community is no exception.
Legally Speaking: Volunteerism in the Schools
Once you become a school board member, volunteering in your school gets tricky. Here are guidelines to follow.
Head of the Class: Out of This World
Nikki Silva, New Jersey’s 2018 Milken Educator Award honoree, spun a gift from her parents into a successful teaching career.