Category: News

From the New President – Summer 2011

As the new president of NASJE, I would like to thank immediate past-president Judith Anderson for her leadership and vision. Judith worked hard to keep NASJE moving forward during a financially difficult year for the country.

Highlights from NASJE Western Regional Conference

The NASJE Western Region hosted its conference in San Francisco, March 3-4, 2011. There were workshops on engaging learners, strategies to improve PowerPoint, evidence-based sentencing, fairness and bias issues. Participants had an opportunity to visit California’s television studio and learn how its judicial education division produces and delivers education programs through satellite television.

NASJE Members Contribute Internationally

by Milt Nuzum, Director, Supreme Court of Ohio Judicial College Some NASJE members have had significant experience in the international judicial community by practicing their profession of judicial and court personnel education in developing nations. Many others are interested in…

NEW WEBSITE IS LAUNCHED

The new NASJE website is launched! As you can see, if you are a regular visitor, the NASJE website content has been integrated into the NASJE News site.

Juvenile Drug Courts – 2.0

The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ) was awarded the 2010 Juvenile Drug Court Training and Technical Assistance grant from the Office of Juvenile Justice Delinquency and Prevention this past October. NCJFCJ has been providing training and…

From the President – Spring 2011

I am constantly amazed at the dedicated NASJE members who, although their workloads are increasing and their budgets are decreasing, devote time to NASJE and continue to keep it strong. Mr. Tom Langhorne (VA) and Ms. Claudia Fernandes (CA) have…

Transitions – Spring 2011

Please join us in welcoming the following new NASJE members: Hon. Timothy J. Baland, Facilitator, Literature for Lifelong Learning, Battle Lake, MN Ms. Janice Calvi-Ruimerman Esq., Deputy Director, Continuing Education, Connecticut Center for Judicial Education, Hartford, CT Hon. Debra Heise,…

SJI News

The March 2011 edition of the E-SJI News is now available on the SJI website. Key highlights: New SJI Board Members are Sworn In King County, WA Completes Review of Caseflow Management System New Mexico Finalizes Family Law Manual Securing…

Open to all regions: Western Region Webinar

Evidence-Based Sentencing Webinar, May 23, 2011, 11:00 PST. The National Center for State Courts has developed a new evidence‐based sentencing curriculum. The model curriculum is designed to help judges use evidence‐based sentencing strategies to decrease the number of repeat offenders and increase safety in their communities.

Transitions – Winter 2011

Please join us in welcoming the following new NASJE members: Ms. Pam Jordan Anderson, Senior Attorney, Florida Supreme Court, Office of the State Court Administrator, Tallahassee, FL Ms. Julie Binter, Training Specialist, Arizona Supreme Court, Administrative Office of the Court,…

From the President – Winter 2011

Since the last NASJE News a few exciting things have happened. Thanks to the work of the Newsletter and Technology Committees, our newsletter website has a new look and feel. The site is easier to maintain and update, along with…