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  • Meet New Jersey’s 2022-23 County Teachers of the Year August 11, 2022
    NJEA is proud to join with students, school employees, parents and others in congratulating the 2022-23 New Jersey County Teachers of the Year. “We congratulate all of this year’s county The post Meet New Jersey’s 2022-23 County Teachers of the Year appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • State officer petitions available Sept. 1 August 1, 2022
    Elections for NJEA state officer positions (president, vice president, and secretary-treasurer) will be held during the upcoming school year for the 2023-25 term.  All nominations for these positions may be The post State officer petitions available Sept. 1 appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • A Year of Healing July 15, 2022
    For the upcoming school year, the Professional Development & Instructional Issues’ team invites members to join us in a year of healing. Together, we’ll take the lessons of the pandemic The post A Year of Healing appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • Thank Gov. Murphy and Legislative Leaders for Passing NJGPA Bill July 5, 2022
    The post Thank Gov. Murphy and Legislative Leaders for Passing NJGPA Bill appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • Thank Gov. Murphy & legislators for commonsense gun reform July 5, 2022
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  • NJEA Statement on Shooting in Highland Park, IL July 4, 2022
    We are saddened and outraged by yet another mass shooting, this time in Highland Park, IL. The victims deserve more than our thoughts and our prayers; they deserve action to The post NJEA Statement on Shooting in Highland Park, IL appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • NJEA statement on Roe v. Wade decision June 24, 2022
    NJEA’s officers, President Sean M. Spiller, Vice President Steve Beatty and Secretary-Treasurer Petal Robertson, issued this statement today following the Supreme Court’s ruling that overturns Roe v. Wade: “We are The post NJEA statement on Roe v. Wade decision appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • March for Our Lives rallies call for real solutions to gun violence June 20, 2022
    In response to gun violence that took the lives of educators and students in Uvalde, Texas, and Black shoppers in a grocery store in Buffalo, New York, and the epidemic The post March for Our Lives rallies call for real solutions to gun violence appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Title IX June 20, 2022
    By Kaitlyn Dunphy, Esq. This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the enactment of Title IX, signed into law on June 23, 1972. In the past 50 years, Title IX The post Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Title IX appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.
  • EdTPA takes the humanity out of the student teaching experience  June 14, 2022
    By Efrain Monterroso  As a first-generation college graduate, I am grateful for my college experience, but it was sometimes a struggle to navigate the higher education system. Even though I The post EdTPA takes the humanity out of the student teaching experience  appeared first on New Jersey Education Association.