NJEA and SCEA Election Results

Congratulations to the following:   NJEA President Marie Blistan   NJEA Secretary-Treasurer Steve Beatty     State Delegates to the 2017 NEA RA Dan Epstein Kim Edwards Dave Yastremski Theresa Fuller Andrew Coslit Kristina Fallon Tomaino   State Delegate to the 2017 NEA RA for Ethnic-Minority Concerns Gayle Nelson   SCEA President Steve Beatty   […]

Congratulations Blistan, Spiller and Beatty!

The Somerset County Education Association is thrilled to announce the election of Steve Beatty as NJEA Secretary Treasurer. While we will be sad to lose Steve as our President, we are excited to see his leadership and skills taken to the state level and look forward to him joining Marie Blistan and Sean Spiller as […]

NJEA Discounts at Six Flags!

NJEA Members: Purchase Your Tickets and Season Passes Today! Great Savings when you make a purchase through your organization! GO TO THIS LINK: www.sixflags.com/partnerlogin ENTER THE USER NAME: njeaga PASSWORD: SixFlags1 (Password is case + numeric sensitive) ENJOY THE THRILLING SAVINGS ALL SEASON LONG! Save up to $29. per ticket One-Day Theme Park Admission: $45.99* […]

2017 SCRIBE Elections Issue

This year there will be six positions for you to cast your ballots. Elections will be conducted by direct mail or online at njea.org between April 1 and April 14. This issue contains candidate information and job descriptions for each office so that you may better familiarize yourselves with the positions and the candidates vying […]

March for Science

The March for Science (formerly known as the Scientists’ March on Washington) is a series of rallies and marches set to be held in Washington, D.C. and over 300 cities across the world on April 22, 2017. If you would like to attend the march in Washington, D.C. and are interested in traveling there on a charter […]

Support John McEntee!

Paterson Education Association President John McEntee has been served with tenure charges. He is being targeted by the district for his outspoken and effective advocacy on behalf of PEA members. Please help support John McEntee by sending the email below to Paterson Superintendent Donnie Evans and Deputy Superintendent Eileen Shafer. When one of us is […]

ACR 215 (PARCC) – Take Action!

BREAKING!! BREAKING!! BREAKING!! BREAKING!! BREAKING!! This Thursday, the entire NJ Assembly will vote on ACR 215, which would overturn PARCC as a graduation requirement! THIS DOES NOT REQUIRE GOVERNOR CHRISTIE”S SIGNATURE! Please do two quick things right now: 1) Use this link to contact your legislators http://action.saveourschoolsnj.org/p/dia/action3/common/public/?action_KEY=20012 2) The first name and phone number that […]

Classroom Temperature Legislation Petition

No child should have to deal with extreme classroom temperatures that are not conducive to learning and may pose a serious health risk, yet New Jersey has failed to implement temperature control legislation. In an era of increasing temperatures, longer summers, and harsher winters because of climate change, the problem of extreme temperatures in the […]

Save Our Schools NJ – Snow Day Homework!

From Save our Schools NJ: BREAKING!! SNOW DAY!! Here’s something you can do to help public education NOW!! State offices are closed today. It’s a great day to call and leave a message. On Monday, February 13, the Assembly Education Committee will meet to consider ACR215, which declares the PARCC graduation requirements adopted by the […]