NJSBA, in collaboration with Sustainable Jersey for Schools, is offering members and school district personnel opportunities to attend a series of virtual programs.

Sustainable Jersey Digital Schools Program Update, Tuesday, Dec. 15 at 10 a.m. Sustainable Jersey for Schools(SJS) recently formed the Sustainable Jersey Digital Schools program, created in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Education and the New Jersey School Boards Association and endorsed by the  New Jersey Leadership for Educational Excellence. The first certification cycle for recognition as a digital school within the Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification programbegins on Jan. 15, 2021.  

The webinar will review the new Sustainable Jersey for Schools actions that encompass the former Future Ready Schools-NJ (FRS-NJ) indicators. Learn about the Digital Schools recognition process for SJS certified schools, FRS-NJ certified schools, as well as all other New Jersey public schools. Register today.  

Sustainable Practices Session: Healthy Schools, Thursday, Dec. 17 from 1 to 3 p.m.  This session will provide an overview of the Food and Nutrition, Student Safety, and Healthy School environment actions in the Sustainable Jersey for Schools program. Special emphasis will be placed on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Tools for Schools and Safe Routes to Schools programs. Learn how to engage the whole school community in making the school a healthier place both inside and out. Register Today

For information on NJSBA’s Sustainability Services for schools, please email Jennifer Siehl.