NJSBA's Virtual
Workshop 2021

October 26-28

Co-sponsored by NJASA and NJASBO

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NJSBA s Virtual Workshop 2021, the largest training event for school officials in New Jersey, will provide the necessary coaching and guidance to support districts in their efforts to remain nimble and handle today’s complex tasks. The three-day conference is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 26 to Thursday, Oct. 28.

Join us to learn from experts from multiple disciplines and hear from compelling keynote speakers. Workshop also will present special events and entertainment, networking opportunities, and an interactive exhibit hall with vendors that cater to school districts. Brand new sessions will cover digital and distance learning, equity, cybersecurity, cost-savings, school finance and shared services. Leadership best practices, school technology, social and emotional learning, sustainability, and integrative STEAM (science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math) are among the other planned sessions.

The virtual conference has been reimagined for the second consecutive year to provide New Jersey school leaders with a path forward to address the near- and long- term effects of the pandemic on our shared educational system. Be sure to check back later this summer for the full Workshop schedule.


NJSBA’s Virtual Workshop 2021 will offer multiple tracks of live training sessions, all day, over three days. Sessions will cover digital and distance learning, equity, cybersecurity, cost-savings, school finance and shared services, leadership, school technology, social and emotional learning, sustainability, integrative STEAM (science, technology, engineering, the arts, and math), board governance, policy and more. It will also feature compelling keynote speakers and exciting special events.

Workshop 2021 Offers Continuing Ed Solutions: Earn Credits and Certifications

  1. School board members can earn NJSBA Board Member Academy credits toward required certifications.
  2. NJSBA has been authorized to issue Qualified Purchasing Agent Credits for school business administrators.
  3. Professional development credits for Certified Educational Facilities Managers (CEFM).

Check back later this summer for the full schedule of training and events.

2021 Sponsors & Exhibitors

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Frequently Asked Questions

It is the premier professional development and networking event for school officials in New Jersey. It also is the first statewide education conference scheduled for the upcoming school year, which no doubt will call for more delicate decisions to safeguard students, teachers and staff while ensuring educational progress and achievement.

Join us to explore the latest trends in education, and new and innovative uses for traditional best practices. Spend three days from the comfort of your home or office and experience the excellent training that you have come to expect from NJSBA.

The Virtual Workshop 2021 platform will be available 24/7 for 30 days after the event.

No. You only will need Internet access.

The exhibit floor is virtual and accessible 24/7 after the initial launch at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26.

There will be dedicated exhibit hall times everyday, 8:30 to 9 a.m. and noon to 1:30 p.m. We encourage attendees to use those times to visit the wide array of booth offerings.

Also, a live business representative will be available at each company booth between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. each conference day. Meetings and chats can be scheduled for after hours.

Send an e-mail to [email protected] for technical assistance. Once you are on the platform, we invite you to take a virtual tour of the ‘Information Booth’ in the main lobby.

All school board members, superintendents and others included in the NJSBA census must register through their school business administrator. Each attendee will be sent an individual login to access the Virtual Workshop 2021 platform. Registration will be available starting Monday, May 17.

Group Registration NJSBA is offering a special group member rate of $900, which covers up to 25 team members. Districts may include the school board members, business administrator, superintendent, facilities managers, curriculum professionals, IT staff, principals, human resource professionals and other district staff in their group registration.

Individual Rates The individual member rate is $450 per person. The non-member rate is $900 per person. To cancel your registration, please contact [email protected].

We look forward to seeing online at NJSBA’s Virtual Workshop 2021!