SCEA ESP Dinner at The Imperia

The SCEA is pleased to offer a workshop and dinner specifically for our county Educational Support Professionals (ESP’s). We strongly encourage all ESP’s (secretaries, aides, custodians, bus drivers, security, paras., etc.) to attend this worthwhile event. The workshop and dinner will be held at The Imperia on Tuesday, November 15th. The registration deadline is November […]

NJEA Member Benefits Fair

The NJEA MEMBER BENEFITS FAIR is back For Somerset County Members!   KL Specialty Group – Plastic Surgery Optical Academy Bibi Susan Skin Care Farmer’s Insurance NJEA/NEA Member Benefits  and many more…!   PRIZES!                 FOOD/CASH BAR! Friday, October 14 4:00 P.M. – 6:30 P.M. Dolce -Basking Ridge 300 North Maple Ave. Basking Ridge, NJ […]

Teacher Grant Opportunity

K-8 Educators Have the Opportunity to Earn a $500 Grant for Their Classroom Through its second annual Teacher Grant,® is searching for high-quality lesson plans that teach elementary and middle school students about the importance of energy and the environment. The company is committed to helping others learn about energy through its Learning Center, […]

Fall Focus 2016

  We’re making some changes with this year’s Fall Focus, starting with simplifying the registration process.  Instead of county and local associations filling out and mailing in paperwork, each member will simply register online at It only takes a minute or two and it works from your computer, tablet or phone. Attendees will be […]

Blue Shirt Rally on August 31st

Join the members of the Hillsborough Education Association on August 31st as they fight for a fair contract. If you live in town or will be in district please remember to wear blue to raise awareness of the rally and fight for a fair contract. We will be rallying August 31st, at the mediation session […]

Gov. Christie Attempts Abuse of Power and Members’ Rights

‘Gov. Christie continues to exploit the law and the rights of active and retired NJEA members. He holds our members accountable to the terms of P.L. 2011 Chapter 78 when it comes to the elimination of the cost of living adjustment for our retirees, increased premium sharing for active and retired members, and increases in […]

8-8-16: Decision day for Steve Sweeney

http://Hundreds of NJEA members gathered at the Statehouse today, the last day for Senate President Steve Sweeney, D-Gloucester, to keep his promise to post and pass SCR-2. That is the resolution that would put a constitutional amendment to mandate responsible pension funding on the ballot this November. The protest, organized by NJEA’s Summer Fellows, sent […]

No Pension No Peace!

Alongside NJEA Vice President Marie Blistan, hundreds of NJEA members arrived at Senator Sweeney’s office to ensure that he knew we expect him to keep his promise and post SCR-2, our constitutional pension funding amendment. Hundreds more flooded his office with phone calls and emails, overwhelming the system with the sheer volume of messages. As […]

Sweeney Fails to Post Pension Amendment

In response to Senator Sweeney’s failure to keep his promise and post the constitutional  pension funding amendment, stating “there’s always next year”, NJEA President Wendell Steinhauer released this statement: “Sen. Sweeney made a promise to our members that the pension amendment would happen this year. Next year isn’t good enough. He needs to decide whether […]