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  • Stand with parents and students February 21, 2019
    Help Save Our Schools stop bad testing bill Save our Schools NJ is a parent-led education advocacy group that has helped lead the charge against misguided standardized testing in New Jersey. On Monday, the New Jersey Assembly is slated to vote on a bill that would impinge on the rights of parents to opt their […] The post Stand with parents and students appe […]
  • ESP bills up for Assembly vote Monday February 20, 2019
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  • New Jersey stands up for families February 20, 2019
    NJEA commends bill to expand family leave law NJEA’s officers, President Marie Blistan, Vice President Sean M. Spiller and Secretary-Treasurer Steve Beatty, issued this statement commending Gov. Murphy and legislative leaders for a new law that expands access to family leave to more employees and more types of New Jersey families: “As educators, we know […] […]
  • ESP Job Justice bills clear Assembly committee February 14, 2019
    NJEA members found out late last week that two bills aiming to provide job justice for educational support professionals (ESP) would be heard by the Assembly Labor Committee on Thursday, Feb 14. Members sprang into action and got to work making phone calls, sending emails and posting on social media.  Today the unyielding advocacy of […] The post ESP Job Jus […]
  • Resources abound on new website to help feed NJ kids! February 14, 2019
    The New Jersey Food for Thought Campaign has just launched a brand new website chock full of information and resources to help deliver school breakfast, summer and after school meals to more children in need. The website provides information about all three federal child nutrition programs, resources for both advocacy and implementation, grant info and […] T […]
  • Hipp grant applications due March 1 February 13, 2019
    The NJEA Frederick L. Hipp Foundation for Excellence in Education makes it possible for public school employees to receive grants that will help them bring creative ideas to life. The only foundation of its kind in New Jersey, the Hipp Foundation supports initiatives to promote excellence in education. More than $2.1 million in grants for […] The post Hipp g […]
  • Tell Sen. Booker to Reject the False Promise of Vouchers February 13, 2019
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  • NJEA funds 47 sustainability grants February 11, 2019
    At an awards ceremony held on Feb. 4, Sustainable Jersey for Schools announced the 47 New Jersey schools and school districts selected to receive Sustainable Jersey for Schools small grants funded by the New Jersey Education Association (NJEA). Eleven $10,000 grants and 36 $2,000 grants were distributed to fund a variety of projects including vertical […] Th […]
  • NJEA testifies on the importance of teacher diversity February 7, 2019
    NJEA Vice President Sean M. Spiller testified before the Senate Education and Senate Higher Education committees today on the importance of teacher diversity. Acting on national and state statistics revealing a lack of diversity among teachers, NJEA has initiated supports, adopted policy, and studied the outline, actions, and goals of the Diverse and Learner […]
  • Priority Schools Consultant February 7, 2019
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