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  • Watch: presidential candidates answer members’ questions at NEA RA
    Last week, NEA President Lily Eskelsen García sat down with 10 presidential candidates. She asked them your questions about how, as president, they would tackle the most pressing issues facing our nation’s public schools, students, and educators. Check out their video answers. The post Watch: presidential candidates answer members’ questions at NEA RA appear […]
  • Associate Director – Software Application Developer
    NJEA announces a vacancy for an Associate Director – Software Application Developer in the Business Division (Information Systems). Summary Responsible to the Manager of Information Systems & Membership and Business Division Director for activities related to application development, project planning and maintenance of new and existing software. Complete […]
  • Associate Director – Senior System Administrator
    NJEA announces a vacancy for an Associate Director – Senior System Administrator in the Business Division (Information Systems). Duties Responsible for complete life-cycle support of NJEA servers, data communication, client computers and all other hardware, software and network resources necessary for the day-to-day operation of all NJEA divisions. Responsib […]
  • Member Organizing & Engagement Tools
    Each year, NJEA offers member engagement tools to help local and county leaders engage their members. This year, you can order these tools by using this order form. Simply place an order by completing the form and clicking “submit.” Last year just over 200 local leaders ordered member engagement tools; orders are first come, first served. […] The post Member […]
  • New Jersey educator elected to NEA Executive Committee
    Christine Sampson-Clark will become national advocate for students, educators, and great public schools Christine Sampson-Clark, a special education teacher in New Jersey’s Trenton School District, was elected to the National Education Association Executive Committee on Friday, July 5, during NEA’s annual Representative Assembly. The nine-member Executive Co […]
  • Associate Director – Professional Development & Instructional Issues
    NJEA announces a vacancy for an Associate Director of Professional Development and Instructional Issues. Summary Individuals holding this position report directly to the Director of the Professional Development and Instructional Issues Division. The purpose of this position is develop, plan and implement a variety of activities that will provide members with […]
  • Attorney/Associate Director for Legal Services/Member Rights (Temporary)
    NJEA announces a vacancy for a temporary Associate Director for Legal Services/Member Rights for one year. Individuals holding this position report directly to the NJEA Managing Attorney. The purpose of this position is to assist in the administration of the office of Legal Services – Member Rights in the Executive Office.  Essential Functions Assist and […] […]
  • New Jersey Schools Development Authority takes action to protect kids from mercury found in floors
    The New Jersey Schools Development Authority (SDA) will be requiring a certification from manufacturers of rubberized and/or urethane floors installed on SDA projects ensuring the floor does not contain phenyl mercuric acetate (PMA) or other mercury catalysts. These floors, which continue to be identified in New Jersey schools, have been installed since the […]
  • Cornel West to headline NJEA Convention
    Justice is what love looks like in public The provocative public intellectual and groundbreaking author, Cornel West, will deliver the keynote address at the 2019 NJEA Convention in Atlantic City on Friday, Nov. 8 at 9 a.m. His address is titled, “Justice is what love looks like in public.” Dr. West is a professor of […] The post Cornel West to headline NJEA […]
  • Priority Schools Consultant
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