With the novel coronavirus pandemic comes novel ways public school Boards of Education are handling business as usual.
Edison Township Public Schools
The Edison Board of Education used a Zoom Video Communications virtual meeting room to hold its regular meeting on March 23.
After 15 minutes of technical challenges from members not being able to get into the meeting, and after audio issues, the meeting was up and running. About 100 people, including board members, school officials and members of the public, were in attendance.
When a problem arose, Ralph Barca, chief information technology officer for the Edison Township Public Schools, was able to fix it from his home.
“We are committed to doing our part to help during this challenging time,” a spokesperson from