School Board Notes
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March 14, 2023 • VOL. XLVI NO. 30
Voters Decide Construction Proposals in March 14 Special Election
Voters headed to the polls for a special election March 14 to decide school construction proposals. Statewide, the New Jersey School Boards Association learned of 11 boards of education with construction questions on the ballot.
Montclair University Forum to Focus on Educator Shortages
Members of the school community are invited to attend a forum titled “Partnering to Address New Jersey’s Educator Shortages,” which will be held from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11 at Montclair State University.
NJSBA’s Leadership Conference: Calming the Waters of Turbulent Seas
The conference will feature keynote speakers and expert panelists who will share their knowledge and experience on various topics related to educational leadership, including effective communication, strategic planning, conflict resolution and more.
New Jersey Partnership for Student Success Publishes Resource Guides for Specialized Populations
The New Jersey Department of Education has developed 14 resource guides on topics specific to supporting unique student populations. Each resource document offers general information, supportive research, data insights and promising practices relevant to unique student populations.
School Leaders Invited to Event Featuring Former Jets Quarterback Focusing on Avoiding Opioid Addiction
The town halls will focus on how to prevent student athletes from falling victim to opioid abuse and how to help them when needed.
Notice of a Hybrid Meeting of the NJSBA Board of Directors
In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, notice is hereby provided that the NJSBA's board of directors meeting is scheduled for Friday, March 24, 2023, at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held in-person and remotely.
New Jersey School Boards Association Audit Committee to Meet
In accordance with the Open Public Meetings Act, notice is hereby provided of a meeting of the NJSBA's Audit Committee. The meeting will be held Friday, March 24, 2023, at 5:30 p.m. The meeting will be held in-person and remotely.
Positions Open: NJSBA Seeks Three Field Service Representatives to Fill Newly Created Positions
These dynamic individuals will join our team in supporting the mission of our Association by providing individualized services, programs and training, both in-person and remotely, to meet the specific needs of local school boards.