News & Press: Key Alert

PD & DOE Update

Thursday, December 12, 2019  

DECEMBER WORKSHOP

 

Reminder- Part 1 - Negotiating Your Health Benefits

Part 2 - Procuring Insurances (Property, Casualty, W.C.)

 

 

JANUARY WORKSHOP

Part 1 A.M. – Grants Overview & Interactive Session

Part 2 P.M. – Preschool Expansion

 

Part 1 – The New Jersey Department of Education Office of Grants Management will provide an overview of the grants systems, entitlement grants and conduct an interactive FAQ session. 

Part 2- The New Jersey Department of Education Office of Preschool Education and the New Jersey Department of Agriculture will provide a joint AFTERNOON session regarding Preschool Expansion Aid financial information, including budgeting and reporting as well as meal requirements and funding options (CACFP/NSLP) as they pertain to Preschool students. The afternoon session is optional to all registrants.

Clarification of November 21 DOE Broadcast

Dept of Labor Highlights New Law Allowing Parents to Take Sick Leave to Attend Various School Functions

Please note the above broadcast which allows expanded reasons to use earned sick leave applies only to employees covered under the Earned Sick Leave Act.  Attached is the DOL fact sheet which states that Employers are not required to provide earned sick leave to public employees who are provided with sick leave at full pay under another NJ law or rule.  The notice (attached) which must be displayed applies to the employees covered under the law.  Please consult your attorney for formal advice.

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