NJREA election results are in

The results are in. NJREA members have elected officers, NJEA Delegate Assembly (DA) members and NJEA DA alternates for the 2023-25 term.

Comments Off on NJREA election results are in

Scholarship donations honor late chairperson, Cathy Gossé

Over 250 scholarship applications were received for 2022. “It was impressive and inspiring to see the significant accomplishments of the high achieving New Jersey high school seniors,” said chair, Cindy Braddock.

Comments Off on Scholarship donations honor late chairperson, Cathy Gossé

Springtime savings with Member Benefits

Spring has sprung! Get your home and garden in order using NJEA’s Member Benefits program. NJEA Access Discounts provide over 315,000 money-saving offers.

Comments Off on Springtime savings with Member Benefits

Benefits coverage while traveling

As winter trudges along, dreams of warmer destinations fill many retirees' thoughts. As frequent travelers know, one of the most important elements to consider when planning a successful vacation is factoring your safety and well-being

Comments Off on Benefits coverage while traveling

Assistance for Survivors

The death of a spouse or a loved one is a very traumatic event. Dealing with your own feelings as well as those of the family, in addition to making all the necessary arrangements, can result in overlooked details and additional confusion.

Comments Off on Assistance for Survivors

Help with eldercare issues and long-term care

Is your family experiencing any problems with how best to cope with the needs of an elderly loved one? You’re not alone. In fact, studies have found that over 33 percent of active adults are considered caregivers

Comments Off on Help with eldercare issues and long-term care

Get the facts about enrollment in Medicare

As required by law, retired members or their dependents who qualify for the School Employees’ Health Benefits Program’s (SEHBP) state-paid, post-retirement medical benefits, or those more recent retirees who may be contributing a percentage of the premium and are eligible for Medicare, must enroll in both Medicare Parts A and B.

Comments Off on Get the facts about enrollment in Medicare

Around the counties

Due to COVID-19 concerns and restrictions, all meetings/events are subject to change. For questions and/or concerns, or if your county is not listed, please check your county newsletter or reach out to your county REA for more information. For trip details, check your county newsletter.

Comments Off on Around the counties

Pension Fund Update

At the annual State Investment Council (SIC) meeting, the Treasurer’s office announced that the Murphy Administration is committed to once again making the full pension contribution in the 2024 fiscal year. Including the 2023 fiscal year, the Murphy Administration has contributed $25 billion into the pension system. 

Comments Off on Pension Fund Update

NJEA Communications Tools Workshop

The NJEA Communications Tools Workshop will be held on Saturday, April 22, at NJEA Headquarters in Trenton. The day includes a continental breakfast and lunch. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.…

Comments Off on NJEA Communications Tools Workshop