NJASA's eNewsletter Volume 15 | January 20, 2021
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Register: District Leader SEL Health Series
Four Sessions Will Address:
  • Stress
  • Resilience
  • Wellness and
  • Relationships

NJASA's goal is to provide a more sustainable form of support for district leaders, attending to the long- term impact of working/living through the pandemic and aftermath. Improving retention, stabilizing districts, and promoting resiliency through the advancement and acceptance of personal growth work at the intersection of organizational health.
Sessions Will Be Held via Zoom and Grouped as Follows:

  • Northwest Region (Sussex, Passaic, Warren & Morris)
  • Northeast Region (Bergen, Essex, Hudson & Union)
  • Central Region (Hunterdon, Somerset, Middlesex & Mercer)
  • Southeast Region (Monmouth, Ocean & Burlington)
  • Southwest Region (Camden, Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland, Atlantic & Cape May)


Sponsored Statewide
Women's Leadership Conference
Thursday 9/30 and Friday 10/1
The Palace at Somerset Park, Somerset, NJ
Watch for Details!
Questions email NJASA Director of Special Projects Judy Rattner.
School Leaders and Human Resource Professionals
January 21, Governance

  • Review and Analysis of the School Ethics Act
  • Discussion of Negotiations Issues and Chain of Command
  • Areas of SEC Attention in the Last Year including Doctrine of Necessity
  • Pitfalls in Closed Sessions
  • NJASA Survival Guide

A Special Invitation
Join NJASA's
Virtual Professional Development Programs
January 26, Critical Mid-Year

  • Leaves of Absence and Related Issues
  • Health Benefits (Past, Present, Future)
  • Supervision & Evaluation of Certificated Staff
  • Supervision & Evaluation of Non-Certified Staff


Eyes on the New Jersey State Board of Education
January Meeting
At its January meeting, The New Jersey State Board of Education returned local control to the Paterson Public Schools, passed a resolution honoring New Jersey School Board Recognition Month, adopted updated regulations regarding student transportation and the requirements for adults obtaining a high school diploma.

The State Board also approved for publication in the New Jersey Register 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. Read more...
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