NJEA Convention draws members from across the state

NJEA members from across the state converge on Atlantic City on the Thursday and Friday following Election Day. This year, they had something to celebrate: the election of Ambassador Phil Murphy as New Jersey’s next governor. But the reason members flock to the convention is the same as it is every year: to take advantage […]

Standing Together

NJEA, standing together to bring light and conversation to the social justice issues faced in our schools today. We welcome you to make your mark and stand with us for social justice and equality for all students.

Session Spotlight: NJ Labor-Management Educator Collaborative

Planning your NJEA Convention schedule? Mark your calendar to attend the NJ Labor-Management Educator Collaborative  on Thursday, Nov. 9 from 1:30-3 p.m. in Room 405 with Saul Rubinstein. In this session, you will look at the research into labor-management collaborative programs and discuss an ongoing state-level initiative between NJEA, the New Jersey School Boards Association, […]

Veterans honored during convention

Educator veterans to be honored at Resorts Casino Hotel The New Jersey Veterans of Foreign Wars and the New Jersey Veterans Network are honoring two educators who are veterans: Michael Gehm, a social studies teacher at Secaucus High School and Edward Graf a social studies teacher at Somerset Vocational Technical High School. Gehm and Graf […]

Convention After Dark

You’ve worked hard all day. Convention After Dark helps you unwind and enjoy what Atlantic City has to offer. NJEA members can enjoy free admission to events all over Atlantic City, with your guests. You’ll need your EventBrite ticket (printed or mobile), NJEA membership card or Convention badge to take advantage of the free admission […]

Social justice art contest announced

One of the featured educational pieces at the 2017 NJEA Convention will be a brand new social justice exhibit called “The Awakening.” Convention attendees will have an opportunity to engage in a multisensory learning experience through “The Awakening” walking tour. Multiple paths will take participants on a journey through information and visual displays that reveal […]

Interested in presenting at the 2018 NJEA Convention?

Presenting at Convention The Professional Development and Instructional Issues division of NJEA is now accepting presenter proposals for the 2018 NJEA Convention to be held Nov. 8-9, 2018. All proposals to present at the NJEA Convention and at High Tech Hall must be submitted electronically. The deadline for submission is March 15, 2018. Please review your proposal carefully before […]