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New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914
               The New Jersey School Boards
               Association is…
• A federation of district boards of education
• Created by state statute
• Made up of all local boards of education
  and their members
• A policy-driven organization whose
  members decide educational policy
  positions at the semi-annual Delegate
  Assembly.


New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914
         Association Organization
• The Delegate Assembly (DA): Made up of
  one member of every board.
• The Board of Directors: Members and
  alternates are chosen at the county level.
  All are unpaid volunteers.
• Five officers: Elected to two year terms by
  the DA.
• The Board of Directors employ an
  Executive Director and approximately 80
  staff members who report to her.
New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914
         The NJSBA Advocates

• The DA sets Association policy positions
• Association staff lobbies legislators, the
  State Board and the governor
• The legislative committee acts on staff
  recommendations, provides testimony to
  the legislature, and coordinates board
  member advocacy efforts
• You advocate to your elected officials in
  support or opposition to legislation, based
  upon Association policy.
New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914
         The NJSBA Trains
• Today is the first taste of NJSBA training – the
  New Board Member Orientation Conference.
• Tomorrow the Annual Workshop starts
• Sample of other programs
      – Leadership Conference
      – Introduction to Bargaining, Intermediate and Advanced
        Bargaining
      – Board-Superintendent Institute
• County Programs
• Certificated Board Member, Master Board
  Member Recognition, and Certified Board
  Leader Recognition
• Certified and Master Board Recognition
New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914
         The NJSBA Provides…
Resources for the advancement of public
education in the State of New Jersey.
• Pro-Public Education for all children
• Snapshots of Success
• Partnerships with other organizations (LEE,
  State Board of Education, NJASA, NJASBO,
  NJEA, NSBA)
• Provides you with information you need to lead
  (legal, negotiations, policy, strategic planning,
  superintendent search services)
• Strengthens local boards performance through
  our dedicated field service team.
New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914
              The New Jersey School Boards
              Association …
   Advocates, trains, and provides resources
   for the advancement of public education in
   New Jersey.




                                                                              Advancing Public
    Advocating                               Training                            Education
New Jersey School Boards Association – Serving Local Boards of Education Since 1914

				
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