West Orange teachers fight winter storm staying overnight with students

November 16, 2018

Although not an Ocean County story or even Ocean County School District, it feels great to support ALL NJ public school teachers, especially with a story like this!  Students and […]

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NJEA-endorsed candidates victorious

November 7, 2018

Original article on NJEA found here Educators help elect pro-education candidates statewide NJEA’s endorsements in federal, state and local elections helped propel pro-education candidates to widespread success on Nov 6. […]

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OCCEA Members supporting Andy Kim!

November 6, 2018

OCCEA members were joined by members from Burlington County this weekend to campaign for ANDY KIM. Taking time to stop for a picture are Marybeth Beichert, NJEA Government Relations, her […]

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Check out NJEA Convention 2018!

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  • Students snowed in, educators step up November 16, 2018
    West Orange Education Association goes beyond the call of duty It was late on the afternoon of Thursday, Nov. 15 when the members of the West Orange Education Association (WOEA) realized that the snow storm predicted to coat the area would be much worse. The rolling hills of West Orange are notoriously difficult to navigate […]
  • Blistan recognized as powerful voice for educators November 14, 2018
    NJEA President Marie Blistan was ranked 21st out of 100 of the state’s most influential leaders on Insider’s NJ’s “Power 100 List” and 13th out of 100 on the New Jersey Globe’s 2018 Power List.  Blistan’s high placement on these lists recognizes the outstanding leadership of Blistan and the collective power of NJEA’s 200,000 members. “This […]
  • ESPs make a difference! November 14, 2018
    Today is National Educational Support Professionals Day, a day set aside to honor all the amazing work ESPs do every day. They ensure our students’ most fundamental needs are met. They keep our schools clean, safe and prepared for all children to stay focused on achieving their dreams. On behalf of our more than 200,000 […]
  • NJEA sends condolences on the passing of PSEA President Dolores McCracken November 14, 2018
    Dolores McCracken, president of the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA), has passed away after a brief battle with cancer. McCracken began her career in education as a paraprofessional in a sixth-grade inclusion classroom in the Castle Rock School District before holding leadership positions at the local, regional, and statewide levels. For more than two decades, […]
  • Celebrate American Education Week November 13, 2018
    American Education Week—Nov. 12-16—presents an opportunity to celebrate public education and honor individuals who are making a difference in ensuring that every child receives a great public education. The theme of American Education Week is “Great Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility.” The National Education Association was one of the creators and original […]

Catch up on Instagram

  • Kudos to our fellow NJEA members helping students kept at schools due to the storm. Dedicated teachers, paras, bus drivers, bus aides custodians, cafeteria workers, secretaries and nurses ensured students were in good hands. You rock!
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  • Today is National Education Support Professionals Day to honor the contributions of school support employees. These support professionals provide invaluable services and are essential partners in the children’s education process

National Education Support Professionals Day honors all secretaries, classroom aides, cafeteria workers, maintenance workers, bus drivers and the others that help and do their part in making public schools great for every child so that they can be safe, learn, grow and achieve.
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  • https://actioncenter.njea.org/tell-the-assembly-support-just-cause-arbitration/
  • Have a great week!
  • Your contribution has made an impact on the lives of so many. Happy Veterans Day!
Pictured are members of the NJEA Patriots Alliance at the convention. Thank you for your service! 


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