School Law Essentials 2020
On Wednesday, Feb. 19, the New Jersey School Boards Association will host “School Law Essentials” at Association headquarters, located at 413 West State St., Trenton. The program will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. with registration and continental breakfast beginning at 8:30 a.m.
This training provides important legal information for school board members, school attorneys, and other school leaders on a variety of topics including:
- Open Public Meetings and Open Public Records Acts
- Ethics for Board Members and Other School Officials
- Labor Relations for Board Attorneys
- Tenure and Seniority
Administrators and school board members are encouraged to attend to gain a foundation of critical knowledge in the above school law issues. Newly hired associates and experienced attorneys needing a “refresher” course are also encouraged to attend. The program provides a basic overview of New Jersey public education law as it relates to board of education operations.
Program Rates/Professional Development Credits The member rate for the program is $199 and the non-member rate is $398. The registration fee includes a continental breakfast and lunch. This program will carry 5.1 CLE pending credits for New Jersey lawyers and 4 Board Member Academy Credits.
Registration School board member and school administrator registration may be handled online by the school business administrator. A purchase order must be attached to the registration.
AMPSA Members AMPSA members may register online on the NJSBA website by logging into their account and paying by credit card.
Non-Member Attorneys Attorneys who are not members of AMPSA may attend at the non-member rate. Please contact Cindy Harrison via email to register.