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  • NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant – Region 15 (Union County)
    The post NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant – Region 15 (Union County) appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Students can honor school heroes
    Students can honor school heroes The post Students can honor school heroes appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Discounts on tax preparation
    It’s tax season! If you are looking for a discount on tax preparation, check out this list of providers participating in the Member Discount Program. The post Discounts on tax preparation appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Connected Action Roadmap (CAR) Regional Information Sessions
    The New Jersey Department of Education, in collaboration with the Partnership for Collaborative Professional Learning seeks to ensure equitable access to high quality education and post-secondary success for all students. They are partnering to collectively promote Connected Action Roadmap (CAR) as a strategic and collaborative approach to developing a stand […]
  • Absecon schools happily go to the dogs
    Therapy dogs Skye and Hope inspire happier, more confident learners By Kathryn Coulibaly As the first bell of the day rings in Absecon’s public schools, therapy dogs Skye, 4, and Hope, 2, get to work. Padding down the hall with a certified handler, one of the 14 staff members who have already undergone intense training, […] The post Absecon schools happily g […]
  • NJEA honored at Solidarity Awards
    NJEA has been selected as the 2019 Comrade of the Year by New Jersey Communities United (NJCU). The award was presented at the NJCU 2019 Solidarity Awards celebration on March 13 at Gallery Aferro in Newark. NJCU is a grassroots community organization that builds power for low-income, working-class communities and communities of color in New Jersey. NJCU […] […]
  • Manchester Township High School receives U.S. flag flown in Afghanistan mission
    By Jill Ocone, Manchester Township Education Association member Manchester Township High School recently received a United States flag that was flown specifically for MTHS in Afghanistan from US Army Spc. Ryan Tilton, MTHS Class of 2015 and Hawks Hall of Honor member currently serving in Afghanistan with G Company, 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 10th […]
  • California Casualty Music and Art Grant
    The post California Casualty Music and Art Grant appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • New Jersey STEM Innovation Fellowship now accepting applications
    Math for America (MƒA), a nationally recognized STEM education nonprofit, announced with partners Montclair State University, Princeton University, and Rowan University today that a new program called The New Jersey STEM Innovation Fellowship is now accepting applications, with a deadline of March 31, 2019. The one-year fellowship comes with a $5,000 stipend […]
  • NJEA seeks distinguished service award nominations
    Do you know an individual or group that has made a significant contribution to public education in New Jersey? Nominations are now being sought for the 2019 NJEA Ruthann Sheer Award for Distinguished Service to Education. The award is named in memory of an educator from Hackensack who was its 1994 recipient. The award was […] The post NJEA seeks distinguishe […]