The New Jersey School Boards Association has a slate of engaging and timely webinars lined up, with more being added soon. Discover what’s in store and register for the programs that interest you the most.

The Wild Goose Chase: Finding and Recruiting New Board Members

Wednesday, April 24 at 10 a.m.

In today’s increasingly complex educational environment, it is important we have board members ready and willing to meet the challenges. To avoid the chase for a wild goose, join us while we discuss how to seek out new members who possess the desire, willingness and skills to serve on a board of education.

Offers one Board Member Academy credit. Register. 

Harnessing AI and Cybersecurity for K-12 Districts in New Jersey

Thursday, April 25 at 1 p.m.

Discover how artificial intelligence can be securely implemented within your district, enhancing the learning experience while fortifying digital safety. We will explore the latest cybersecurity threats faced by schools, and how AI technologies can counter these risks, ensuring a safer, smarter digital future for our students.

Whether you’re an IT leader, school administrator, or educator, this webinar will equip you with the knowledge and strategies to make informed decisions about AI adoption and cybersecurity measures in your district.

Offers one Board Member Academy credit. Register.

Navigating Education Governance: Insights into QSAC, Contract Review and Special Education

Wednesday, May 8 at 10 a.m.

Join Charles Muller, NJSBA’s business administrator in residence, for an informative session delving into the intricacies of education governance in New Jersey. Explore the New Jersey Quality Accountability Continuum, established by N.J.S.A. 18A:7A-10 and NJAC 6A:30, designed to assess school districts across vital areas such as instruction, fiscal management, personnel, operations and governance. Gain insights into the review and approval processes for key administrative contracts outlined in N.J.S.A. 18A:7-8(j) and N.J.A.C. 6A:23A-3.1, while also examining best practices and statutory requirements.

Additionally, uncover crucial aspects of special education, from Individual Education Programs to funding sources like the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and parental rights in ensuring quality education for special needs students.

Offers one Board Member Academy credit. Register.