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.

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 N.J.A.C. 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 Individualized Education Plans 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. 

Enhancing Student Success: Strategies and Tools, Thursday, May 16 at 1 p.m.

Are you looking to enhance student success in your school district? One of the top ways to do so is by implementing effective learning tools. These tools can revolutionize the way students learn and provide them with the resources they need to excel. Join CenterPoint Education Solutions, Varsity Tutors for Schools and Carahsoft for a virtual roundtable with the NJSBA.

Listen in as our panel discusses:

  • How to leverage ESSER III funding to maximum student success.
  • How learning and curriculum tools can be used to foster student growth, development, success and retention.
  • Support mechanisms that should be in place to assist teachers and professors in effectively using learning tools.
  • The role technology plays in today’s learning environment.

Offers one Board Member Academy credit. Register. 

Best Practices for Policy Development and Maintaining the Manual, Wednesday, May 22 at 10 a.m.

Join us as experts from the NJSBA dive into the intricate process of crafting effective school policies, ensuring they remain relevant and adaptable in the ever-evolving landscape of education. This webinar will equip attendees with strategies to navigate policy development, from initial conception and implementation to maintaining the policy manual.

Offers one Board Member Academy credit. Register. 

Empowering K-12 Education: A Deep Dive into Microsoft Copilot, Thursday, May 30 at 1 p.m.

Join us for our upcoming webinar to explore the transformative power of Microsoft Copilot for K-12 school faculty and staff. This session will provide insights into how this cutting-edge technology can revolutionize your educational environment. Microsoft has recently expanded Copilot’s availability to educational institutions of all sizes. This platform is designed to streamline workloads, providing educators more time to concentrate on their primary mission – teaching and inspiring young minds.

The key features of Microsoft Copilot, such as why K-12 schools should integrate this technology and how to get started in this new Era of Enablement, will be presented. Experts from SHI will also provide a detailed walkthrough of the latest advancements regarding Copilot and its benefits for the K-12 education sector.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn how to harness the full potential of Microsoft Copilot for your school. Let’s take a step toward creating a more efficient and productive educational environment together.

Offers one Board Member Academy credit. Register.