Policy Resources

Bringing member voice to the policy table.


How can members get involved?

Subscribe to the SBOE’s Electronic Agenda to receive monthly updates.
Attend SBOE meetings: as of March 2023, SBOE meetings are held in person and livestreamed on the NJDOE’s YouTube channel.
Use NJEA’s comment tool to submit comments on selected topics.
Submit written testimony representing your views and suggest improvements to the NJDOE’s proposals.
Keep an eye on changes to your local BOE policies and regulations, which are periodically updated to align with new regulations. Seize opportunities to engage at the local level.

Everyone belongs at the policy table 

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Stay informed

NJSBOE Website

Visit the NJ State Board website to view upcoming agendas and meeting dates, review administrative code and contact the State Board.

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Have a voice

SBOE Comment Tool

Complete NJEA's State Board of Ed (SBOE) comment form to allow your voice to be heard by the NJ State Board of Education.  

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Quick Tips for


Testifying at the New Jersey State Board of Education? Here are some quick tips to help you prepare for Open Topic Testimony at the SBOE.