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  • Get Out the VOTE for Education
    With less than two weeks before New Jersey’s primary election on Tuesday, June 6, NJEA members have the opportunity to stand up for public education and help Get Out the Vote. Ambassador Phil Murphy is NJEA’s endorsed candidate for governor, and he is the change we need. If you have walked the halls of public […] The post Get Out the VOTE for Education appea […]
  • Members4Murphy GOTV Opportunities
    Murphy Campaign GOTV Events Sunday, May 28 2 p.m. Bergen County Rally with Joe Biden Lyndhurst Recreation Center, Lyndhurst 4 pm Murphy Rally in Elizabeth Snyder Academy of Elizabethtown 42 Broad St., Elizabeth Monday, May 29 2 pm Bergenfield Memorial Day Parade Washington Ave., Bergenfield Monday, May 29 through Thursday, June 1:  4 p.m. – 8 p.m.| […] The p […]
  • NJEA seeks workshop proposals for New Educator Conference
    The NJEA Early Career Member Network invites you to share your expertise with new educators from across New Jersey at the first ever New Educator Conference on Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Teaneck Community Charter School in Teaneck. The Early Career Member Network is currently accepting proposals for two-hour workshops. Proposals will be based on […] The post […]
  • NJEA condemns Trump budget proposal
    Would harm NJ schools, students and communities The Trump administration released more details of its proposed budget today, and it is clearer than ever that that the administration is using its budget to mount a direct assault on public education, children and working families. It is a budget designed to widen America’s already-gaping wealth gap […] The pos […]
  • Dorney Park Wildwater Kingdom – NJEA Weekends
    Friday, Saturday, or Sunday:  June 23-25 or July 21-23. NJEA Price is $28.50 for one-day admission to an NJEA Weekend. – Buy tickets here! View the offer: The post Dorney Park Wildwater Kingdom – NJEA Weekends appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Laura Presti – Lincroft Elementary School
    Thunder Spirit 106 School Spirit Award Winner – April 2017 Why does this person deserve the School Spirit Award? My name is Tammy Jones and my son Jackson is in Mrs. Presti’s kindergarten class. I just wanted to let you know how wonderful of a teacher is she is. My son has been diagnosed ADHD and […] The post Laura Presti – Lincroft Elementary School appeare […]
  • Maria DeStefano – Mill Pond Elementary
    B 98.5 Educational Support Professional School Spirit Award – April 2017 Why does this person deserve the NJEA School Spirit Award? Maria is truly the most caring, loving, and most genuine woman I have ever met. She is not only our school’s custodian, she is the school’s loving “grandmother” – like figure to all the […] The post Maria DeStefano – Mill Pond E […]
  • Better Choices, NJEA call for fiscal responsibility in Trenton
    Earlier today, NJEA President Wendell Steinhauer joined representatives from Better Choices for New Jersey, New Jersey Policy Perspective and other advocacy groups to shed light on the widespread impact of the state’s persistent financial mismanagement. Leaders from the various organizations called on legislators to find better ways to address the budget iss […]
  • NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant – Region 1
    The post NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant – Region 1 appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Creating an association flier
    Local associations can prepare a professional and customized flier to promote your association at all PRIDE events. Here are the steps to get started: 1.      Ask all members to complete the survey form below. It is important that every member return the form so that all members are represented. 2.      Compile the data from the survey […] The post Creating […]