Retired Members (NJREA)


The New Jersey Retirees' Education Association (NJREA) is dedicated to improving the quality of life for retired educational personnel by providing interesting and informational programs and social situations for NJREA members; by working with NJEA & NEA organizing for the common good, to pass beneficial state and federal legislation, and get friends of the educational community elected; by providing a wide variety of member services; and by keeping members informed about health insurance and pensions.

2016 NJREA Fall Luncheon

Pension resolution: the good, the bad, and the future

Fresh from its success at the polls in 2015—but mindful of a state Supreme Court ruling that the state could not be compelled to make statutorily required payments in the pension system—NJEA worked with other unions and ballot initiative experts to craft a proposed constitutional amendment that would require the state to pay its share. Learn more

Working after retirement

If you are considering working after retirement, you should be aware of the restrictions imposed by laws and regulations governing post-retirement employment. For NJEA's interpretation of the state's restrictions, please sign in

Opportunity for retired educators

The Jefferson Awards is looking for volunteers who are interested in assisting with its K-12 programs.  All of their programs center on civic responsibility and teaching New Jersey’s students to help make New Jersey the best it can be.  The Jefferson Awards has several opportunities for motivated volunteer, including Students in Action team coaches, Program Assistants, and judges. Learn more


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Learn how to join the group that is changing the face of retired public school employees…the New Jersey Retirees' Education Association.