The New Jersey School Boards Association’s Delegate Assembly (DA) will convene virtually on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 9 a.m.

The DA meets twice a year to set policies that determine NJSBA’s position on educational issues and establish bylaws that govern its operations. Each board of education in the state is entitled to one voting delegate.

Delegates will attend the meeting via the Webex Events video meeting service; delegates will need a computer or smartphone to vote during the meeting.

Delegates, as well as non-voting board members and guests, can register here.  Registrants will be informed of the logon information for the meeting closer to the date of the meeting; all participants must be registered by 5 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19 to receive the logon information.

There will also be a teleconference broadcast of the meeting available for members of the public. The meeting telephone number and access code will be posted to the NJSBA website here, closer to Nov. 21.

Resolutions  Delegates will vote on one resolution at the Nov. 21 meeting.

  • Lodi (Bergen) The resolution seeks to propose new policy language supporting the requirement that a board member with a term of office extending beyond the next election must resign the seat currently held before submitting a nominating petition to stand as a candidate for a seat different than the seat currently held by the member.

Delegates who wish to propose amendments to the resolutions should email the suggested changes to Cynthia Jahn, NJSBA general counsel, by 5 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20.