The Association's leadership traveled to the State House to kick off the 2015-2016 school year with the Joint Committee on Public Schools.
Yesterday, September 21st, the New Jersey State Legislature, Office of Legislative Services, Office of the State Auditor released its audit of the NJDOE. It found state aid payments to local school districts were calculated in compliance with the applicable Appropriations Acts, and were reported properly in the accounting system. However, since the Appropriations Acts superseded the School Funding Reform Act of 2008 (SFRA), the funding was not calculated in compliance with the SFRA.
Partnership with New Jersey Association of School Administrators (NJASA) Helps Pave the Way
For a limited time with your NJASA membership renewal/enrollment you can purchase The Legal Handbook for New Jersey School Administrators Seventh Edition, authorized by the NJASA Legal Department, at a 20% discount. (9/8)
NJASA's TECHSPO, January 26th & 27th, a premier educational technology conference & exhibition, will be held at Harrah's Resort, Atlantic City. If you are interested in presenting an exemplary practice for consideration, submit a session proposal by October 7th. (9/8)
As a result, school districts, charter schools and renaissance school projects will be able to reimburse attendees for overnight lodging on January 26th to the extent permitted by N.J.A.C. 6A:23A-7.11(c)and(f). Harrah's Resort Atlantic City is the official host hotel for the TECHSPO '17 Conference. (9/8)
The concept of a plane's holding position is exactly the same as the holding position the State of New Jersey is experiencing. Let's look at the major issues - funding, student performance standards/assessments/high school graduation requirements. (9/8)
Now in its third year, NJLA provides educational leaders the opportunity to learn together and participate in sustained, collaborative, and structured professional development throughout the year. Job-alike cohorts of Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents, Principals, Assistant Principals, Directors, and Supervisors take three core courses together and two electives to meet individual, school, or district goals. NJLA is a partnership of NJASA with NJPSA and FEA.
NJDOE has updated mandatory professional development requirements for school staff with a minor addition to include Lyme disease. (7/26)
Suzanne Bassett, Assistant to the Superintendent for Special Services, Tenafly Public Schools, was selected the New Jersey Special Education Administrator of the Year by the New Jersey Association of School Administrators (NJASA), the New Jersey Association of Pupil Services Administrators (NJAPSA) and the New Jersey IEP Direct Centris Group, a Titanium Sponsor of NJASA.
...some districts are simply keeping the less costly interim for two years.
Shared Services, Consolidation and Administrative Costs - Separating Fact from Fiction!
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM New Jersey Leadership Academy: Cohort 2 - Course 1
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM New Superintendents Academy - Non Superintendent: Session #1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Great Schools New Jersey Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM LEE Meeting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Technology Committee Meeting
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Small Schools/Shared Services/Choice Schools Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM New Jersey Leadership Academy: Cohort 3 - Course 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Spring Leadership Conference Committee Meeting
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Officers Meeting
9:00 AM - 11:30 AM NJASA Legal Series #1: Governance
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM New Jersey Council of Education Meeting
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM New Jersey Leadership Academy: Cohort 4 - Course 1
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Professional Development-Seminar Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM New Superintendents' Academy - Superintendent Only: Session #2