Resolutions stating proposed policy positions may be submitted by local boards of education, county school boards associations, the NJSBA Board of Directors, and standing committees.
Policy adopted by the Delegate Assembly is included in NJSBA’s Manual of Positions and Policies on Education. That policy determines what NJSBA will advocate for, or oppose, in Trenton, Washington, D.C., and the courts.
Resolutions submitted for the May 20, 2017 Annual Delegate Assembly must be received at NJSBA’s office by 5 p.m. Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Notice regarding the cutoff date was e-mailed to school business administrators, county association presidents, board presidents and board delegates on Dec. 6, 2016. A second mailing was sent on Jan. 24. It included the rules for appearing before the Resolutions Subcommittee, which will meet on Saturday, April 8, 2017 to consider the resolutions submitted for the May Annual Delegate Assembly agenda.
For more information, contact Barbara Deveney via email or call toll free at (888) 886-5722, ext. 5256.
Please send the original signed resolution in the proper format, by regular mail, to:
Resolutions, May 2017 Delegate Assembly
c/o Cynthia J. Jahn, Esq., General Counsel
New Jersey School Boards Association
413 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08618