NJSBA has been offering a full schedule of virtual training programs, including webinars, podcasts, videos and Facebook Live events focusing on the challenges facing local school boards and school districts during the current public health emergency.  Board members can participate in the live events, or can listen and view them later, as all events are archived.

Recent and upcoming events include:

Podcasts: Conversations on New Jersey Education

Conversations with Educators on the COVID-19 Front Line: North Warren, Tuesday, May 18 at 3.p.m. North Warren Regional School District is a rural 7-12 regional school district in the hills of Warren County. How did the switch to virtual learning affect this sprawling district? What were the most difficult challenges in that transition and what are the challenges they see as they move forward? In this podcast, Sarah Bilotti, North Warren’s superintendent, discusses these and other issues with NJSBA’s Ray Pinney.

Virtual Resources Webinar Series 

A Discussion Regarding the Software and Services that Enable Distance Learning, May 14 With Governor Murphy’s order closing schools for the remainder of the school year and the uncertainty of what the future may bring, school districts need to insure that they are prepared to continue distance learning. Join us for a discussion with school leaders on the software and services available to districts to help provide distance learning more effectively.

Facebook Live 

NJSBA I-STEAM and Sustainability Lessons, May 14, featuring John Henry, NJSBA I-STEAM and sustainability specialist.

Wellness Series with Alisha DeLorenzo, May 8, on relieving stress in the time of COVID-19.

Legal Update, May 7, a discussion of recent legal issues with two of NJSBA’s staff attorneys, Kathleen Asher and Katrina Homel.