Please note: the Delegate Assembly, which is the Association’s policymaking body, is scheduled to convene Dec. 2, 2023. In accordance with Association bylaws, local boards of education, county school boards associations, the New Jersey School Boards Association’s Board of Directors, or authorized committees may submit resolutions stating proposed policy positions for consideration by delegates to the assembly.

Resolutions for the Dec. 2 meeting must be received at NJSBA’s office by 5 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28. Notice regarding the cutoff date was emailed to school business administrators, county association presidents, board presidents and board delegates on Aug. 15, 2023. That notice included the Delegate Assembly resolution format and the NJSBA resolution dates. For more information on the rules and format of resolutions, please visit the link below.

Policy adopted by the Delegate Assembly is included in NJSBA’s Manual of Positions and Policies on Education. That policy determines NJSBA’s advocacy positions in Trenton, Washington, D.C. and the courts.

Resolutions should be emailed to Cindy Harrison or faxed to her attention at 609-695-1577. Resolutions should also be sent by regular mail with a cover letter requesting such action to:

Resolutions, December 2023 Delegate Assembly
Attn: Cindy Harrison
New Jersey School Boards Association
413 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08618

Notification of receipt of board resolutions will be emailed to the board no later than one week after receipt.

Before developing a resolution, boards are encouraged to review other policies related to the one you are submitting. You may review, print and/or download policies from the NJSBA website here.