Eyes on the NJ State Board of Education
Meeting Date: December 2, 2020
President's Report

New Jersey State Board of Education Recognition Slide Show
Watch the virtual awards ceremony honoring the NJ Supt of the Year Dr. Joseph Meloche and the state's top educators and schools.
State Board Actions
The State Board approved the following actions.
Appointment of NJDOE Chief of Staff
Hanifa L. Barnes, Esq.
Effective December 14, 2020
Resolution to Accept Donated Funds (Division of Student Services)
The State Board adopted a resolution approving the acceptance of $10,215 in donated funds to the Marie H. Katzenbach School for the Deaf, administered by NJDOE. The donations are to meet the needs of students resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Resolution to Approve Appointments to the State Board of Examiners
(Division of Academics and Performance)
The State Board adopted the resolution approving the appointment(s) and reappointments to the State Board of Examiners in accordance with N.J.S.A. 18A:6-34 and 35.
Second Discussion
Programs to Support Student Development (Division of Field Services)
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The State Board discussed the proposed readoption with amendments at Chapter 16 to establish policies and procedures and to operate programs to support the social, emotional, and physical development of students pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2A:4A-60, 2C:33-19, 18A:4-15, 18A:17-46, 18A:25-2, 18A:36-5.1, 18A:36-19, 18A:36-19a, 18A:36-25, 18A:37-1 through 12, 18A:37-13 et seq., 18A:38-25 through 31, 18A:40A-7.1, and 18A:46A-1 et seq.; 20 U.S.C. § 1232g, 20 U.S.C. § 1232h, and 20 U.S.C. § 1400; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; Health Insurance and Portability and Accountability Act; and the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (P.L. 115-141)
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