“Strengthening Gifted and Talented Education Act”
Recently, the NJ Legislature passed the “Strengthening Gifted and Talented Education Act”, which established each school district's responsibilities in educating gifted and talented students. A copy of the document can be accessed by clicking here. Further, one provision of the law states that an individual may lodge a formal complaint if he/she feels the district is not in compliance with this mandate. Further, one provison of the law statest that each school district must have a complaint policy on gifted and talented education linked to the Board's Homepage. If you would like to file a complaint about our Gifted and Talented program, policies or procedures please click here or contact Mrs. Stephanie Bush, Diretor of Curriculum and Instruction.
A complaint submitted to the executive county superintendent pursuant to this section may only allege noncompliance that has occurred within one year prior to the date that the complaint is submitted. The complaint shall include: (1) a statement that the identified school district is not in compliance with the provisions of this act, and the specific facts on which the allegation of noncompliance is based; and (2) the name, address, and contact information of the complainant.