blogtalklogoRecently the School Ethics Commission released several advisory opinions, which impact which board members can participate in labor negotiations, as well as in personnel matters. The opinions also identify volunteer activities board members may need to shy away from.

Please join host Ray Pinney on Monday, May 18 at 11 a.m. as he discusses these and other important issues with Joanne Restivo, acting executive director of the School Ethics Commission, and Robert Bender and Mark Finkelstein, commission members.

About the ProgramConversations on New Jersey Education, NJSBA’s program over, is similar to a live radio talk show, except it is broadcast through the Internet. The 45-minute shows air live, but recordings are also available to download later, or to listen to “on demand” online.

Listeners only need a computer with high-speed Internet access. To hear the live show or past recorded broadcasts, visitNJSBA’s BlogTalk Radio web page.

Participate in the Show If you would like to ask a question during the show, the call-in number is (347) 989-8904. Note that the call-in number is a New York area code. Local/long distance charges from some telephone companies may apply.

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