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  • Job Justice bills clear assembly May 23, 2019
    Focus shifts to Senate, Ch. 78 relief Wearing red and standing in solidarity, NJEA members filled the halls of the Statehouse on Thursday to lobby legislators and to watch two bills, both of which will provide Job Justice for Educational Support Professionals (ESPs) – the bus drivers, custodians, secretaries, paraprofessionals, food service workers, technolo […]
  • Looking to work AFTER retirement? May 21, 2019
    If you choose to work after retirement, you should review the fact sheet provided by the Division of Pensions and Benefits: Post-Retirement Employment Restrictions (Fact Sheet Number 86) before accepting any positions. See flier below for more information. The post Looking to work AFTER retirement? appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Score complimentary tickets to Soul Teacher Appreciation Night May 21, 2019
    The Soul would like to honor and thank our local teachers and school support staff professionals for all their hard work and dedication with a Teacher Appreciation Night. Members will receive: Complimentary ticket to Teacher Appreciation Night on Saturday, June 1 – Philadelphia Soul vs. Columbus Destroyers at 7 p.m. Post-game field pass for Meet […] The post […]
  • Say NO to pension and benefit attacks! May 20, 2019
    The post Say NO to pension and benefit attacks! appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • NJEA Lobby Days to Fix the Unfairness May 20, 2019
    The post NJEA Lobby Days to Fix the Unfairness appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • Report: NJ schools again ranked second in nation May 20, 2019
    Schools continue to excel, but threats loom The latest U.S. News and World Report state rankings are out, and New Jersey once again has some of the best public schools in the nation, with a #2 ranking for education. NJEA President Marie Blistan congratulated NJEA members for once again elevating our public schools to national […] The post Report: NJ schools […]
  • NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant – Region 13 (Hunterdon and Somerset counties) May 20, 2019
    The post NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant – Region 13 (Hunterdon and Somerset counties) appeared first on New Jersey Education Association. […]
  • NJHOF accepting Arete Scholarship applications for class of 2019 May 20, 2019
    The New Jersey Hall of Fame (NJHOF) invites Garden State high school students who will graduate in 2019 to apply for its Arete Scholarship. Recipients of the Arete Scholarship are youth who demonstrate a sense of Jersey pride and willingness to go above and beyond the call of duty. Honoring those who embody exemplary qualities […] The post NJHOF accepting Ar […]
  • Members rally for fairness May 16, 2019
    One day, 15 legislative offices On Wednesday, May 15, hundreds of NJEA members rallied outside 15 different legislative offices across the state. Wearing red and holding “Fix The Unfairness” and “We Are Worth It” signs, members descended on the selected offices to ask those elected officials to post and pass three bills that would return […] The post Members […]
  • NJEA statement on pension, benefit legislation May 16, 2019
    NJEA President Marie Blistan, Vice President Sean M. Spiller and Secretary-Treasurer Steve Beatty released this statement regarding the package of bills proposed today by Senate President Steve Sweeney: “We are reviewing today’s proposed legislation. At a first look, too many of these proposals continue to target already-struggling educators for further cuts […]
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