Rob Menendez endorsed by NJEA and NEA

NJEA PAC and NEA’s Fund for Children and Public Education have endorsed Rob Menendez for Congress in New Jersey’s 8th Congressional District.  Menendez is running to replace Rep. Albio Sires,…

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NJEA hires Cornavaca as Director of Politics and Policy

The New Jersey Education Association is pleased to announce the hiring of Deborah Cornavaca as Director of Government Relations – Politics and Policy. Cornavaca currently serves as Deputy Chief of…

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Sustainability grants awarded to NJ schools

26 NJ schools and districts awarded grants to mobilize sustainability projects Funded by NJEA, projects include aquaponics systems, outdoor classrooms and school waste reduction programs Sustainable Jersey for Schools has…

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NJREA celebrates a century of advocacy

By Stephanie L. Natera On May 1, the New Jersey Retirees’ Education Association (NJREA) held its 100th Anniversary Celebration where members celebrated a century of service, activism and excellence. This…

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Delegate Assembly elects NEA Directors

Susan McBride of Bergen County was reelected for a second three-year term as an NEA State Director to the NEA Board of Directors at the March 19 meeting of the…

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Celebrating teachers and school employees

NJEA is happy to celebrate teachers as well as all school employees and their hard work over the last several years! We’re proud of all of our members and our…

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2022 NJEA election results

NJEA members have elected state and county representatives to the NJEA Executive Committee, NJEA Delegate Assembly (and Alternates), and NEA Representative Assembly in some counties and units, as well as…

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The ins and outs of filing an OPRA request

By Kaitlyn Dunphy, Esq. An OPRA request does not refer to the popular talk show host, but rather to the Open Public Records Act. The act, adopted in 2002, encourages…

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NJREA President Joan Wright reads “Phenomenal Woman” by Maya Angelou.

NJEA celebrates women in education

By Rodney Lane On March 26, NJEA held its first ever Celebration of Women Luncheon at the Grand Marquis in Old Bridge. The event was organized by NJEA Secretary-Treasurer Petal…

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