XYZs of Retirement

NJEA and the New Jersey Division of Pensions and Benefits (NJDPB) both provide many resources to help members with their retirement planning. You will find these resources on the NJEA website that connect you to webinars and other online resources from both NJEA and the NJDPB. NJEA’s popular workshop, The XYZs of Retirement, enables members […]

Preparing for your Post-Observation Conference – hosted by NJEA ECN

Virtual

Learn how to make the most of your observation and post-observation conference, and ensure that the evaluation process plays to your strengths as a teacher. This will be an interactive workshop, so please bring your questions with you! This workshop is presented by the NJEA Early Career Network. All NJEA members are welcome to attend. […]

Community Cultural Wealth Series: Familial & Social Capital

Virtual

This conversation series is based on Dr. Tara Yosso’s Community Cultural Wealth (CCW) framework that identifies six forms of “cultural capital.” This framework disrupts our implicit bias by re-framing deficit-thinking into asset-based thinking and acknowledges how the collective resilience of historically-marginalized communities add tremendous value to our classrooms and school communities. The focus of this […]

Interpreting Northern Colonial Slavery at the Trent House – presented by the William Trent House Museum

Some of the “invisible” inhabitants of the Trent House, a historical landmark in Trenton, included Native peoples and enslaved people from Africa. This presentation will focus on their stories and present ways of examining primary source documents. This workshop is intended for K-12 social studies teachers, and all NJEA members are welcome to attend. Please […]

Collaborative Communication for ESP Members

This session will engage support professionals in a process that allows them to explore challenges that they face in their work and then work collaboratively to resolve them. The goal of this session is to help members address professional challenges through productive conversational practices and collaboratively build a more effective and resilient school community. This […]

Digital Citizenship for School Employees

Virtual

We believe that students learn good digital citizenship from positive school employee role models. In this workshop, we will explore free speech issues, proper use of/pitfalls of misuse of school equipment, copyright and fair use issues, work for hire/ownership of intellectual property, electronic communication guidelines for school employees, acceptable electronic communications, improper/inappropriate electronic communications, and […]

Certification Basics – hosted by NJEA ECN

Virtual

Teacher certification in New Jersey is complicated and ever-changing, but as an NJEA member you have some extra supports in your corner to help you navigate the process. Join us for an overview of the current certification system and the new NJDOE certification application checklist. Please bring your questions to this interactive session facilitated by […]

Frederick Joseph, Presented by the Bergen County Education Association

Virtual

From the perspective of a friend, Frederick Joseph offers candid recollections of his own experiences with racism. Joseph’s anecdotal presentation invites participants to engage in meaningful self-reflection and courageous conversation. Please click here to register. 

Healing Conversations for Educators

In this workshop participants will discover why healing is important to their personal and professional life and explore deepening the art of conversation. This workshop is presented by Hudson County Education Association. All NJEA members are welcome to attend. Click here to register.

Effective Written Communication for Office Professionals

This session will engage support professionals in a process that allows them to explore challenges that they face in their work and then work collaboratively to resolve them. The goal of this session is to help members address professional challenges through productive conversational practices and collaboratively build a more effective and resilient school community. This […]