Disappearance of Educators of Color in Our Public Schools- Part 1

Central Jersey Coalition for Social, Racial & Economic Justice and New Jersey Education Association Office of Human and Civil Rights in conjunction with National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. Pi-Chapter-Trenton, will host an interactive two-session workshop titled “Disappearance of Educators of Color in Our Public Schools.” Part 1, The History & Why Teachers Are Leaving, which […]

Pension Webinar

This NJEA webinar is ideal for members of the TPAF (Teachers’ Pension and Annuity Fund) and PERS (Public Employees’ Retirement System) who will likely retire in the next five years.

Who are our AAPI Communities? Presented by Make Us Visible, NJ & NJEA

Virtual

The most recent census data show that AAPI communities now make up over 10% of our state population. At the same time, they are facing an 82% rise in bias attacks. This workshop introduces important DE&I concepts specific to the AAPI experience and guides participants through understanding and engaging with these communities through an equity-based […]

Unpacking Stereotypes of AAPI Communities, Presented by Make Us Visible, NJ & NJEA

Virtual

Becoming a culturally responsive educator includes understanding the stereotypes and biases of the communities you serve. During this session educators will engage in discussion and deconstruct some stereotypes typically heard and shared regarding AAPI communities including the model minority myth. Participants will also explore cultural differences in and perspectives surrounding topics such as education and […]

Including AAPI Voices in Civil Rights and History, Presented by Make Us Visible, NJ & NJEA

Virtual

From challenging exclusion and segregation to leading suffrage and civil rights movements, AAPI activists and leaders have played important roles in American history. In this two-part series, educators will participate in immersive learning experiences that they can take back to their own classrooms to incorporate the contributions of AAPI communities in transforming the United States. […]

Sizzling Summer Savings with Your Member Benefits

Virtual

Let NJEA/NEA Member Benefits help you live your best life during the summer season. Our webinar will show you how to book the best deals on travel, local and nationwide attractions, and more.

Disappearance of Educators of Color in Our Public Schools – Part 2

Virtual

Central Jersey Coalition for Social, Racial & Economic Justice and New Jersey Education Association Office of Human and Civil Rights in conjunction with National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc. Pi-Chapter-Trenton, will host an interactive two-session workshop titled “Disappearance of Educators of Color in Our Public Schools.” In Part 2, Recruitment, Support & Retention – Racial, Social […]

Let’s Do It! Anti-racist Pedagogy in the Classroom, Presented by Make Us Visible, NJ & NJEA

Virtual

Assimilation has been the modus operandi in the American classroom. Educators often don’t recognize the corrosive effect this has on the identity formation of young people. In this interactive lesson, educators will use three critical lenses described by Ibram X. Kendi in his book How To Be an Antiracist–assimilationist, segregationist, and antiracist to read, recognize, […]