NJPSA's scholarly journal, Educational Viewpoints, has been mailed to all NJPSA members. An electronic version of the publication is available here as a flip book, which has a search feature, zoom, hyperlinks, and more. On the table of contents, you can click on the title of the article you wish to read, and you will be taken directly to that page. Enjoy!
Now in its third year, NJLA provides educational leaders the opportunity to learn together and participate in sustained, collaborative, and structured professional development throughout the year. Job-alike cohorts of Superintendents, Assistant Superintendents, Principals, Assistant Principals, Directors, and Supervisors take three core courses together and two electives to meet individual, school, or district goals.
Now is the Time to Register for the 2016 Fall Conference
Early bird pricing is available only through June 30 for the 2016 NJPSA/FEA/NJASCD Fall Conference October 20 and 21. Great prizes, including Apple TV, iPad Pro, Broadway tickets to Waitress, Billy Joel Tickets, and much more! All rooms at the Ocean Place Resort have sold out, but there are still some FREE ROOMS available at other area hotels. These rooms are going quickly, so do not delay!
Leadership teams from 34 New Jersey schools in 31 districts met at the FEA Conference Center to embark on their journey to pilot CAR, the Connected Action Roadmap, to improve educator practice and student engagement by using collaborative structures to enhance the design and delivery of curriculum, assessment, and instruction, as well as build a foundation of shared leadership responsibilities and collective commitment to producing higher levels of student achievement.
Do you want to go to an FEA workshop but cannot find the time to be away from your school?
FEA In-District Programs might just be your answer. Choose from nearly 50 "ready-to-go" programs conducted by FEA experts in the field or simply tell us what you need, and we will design a specific program just for you. It's easy. It's convenient. It's affordable. Train your whole team and reap the benefits of learning and growing together. Contact Jay Doolan at 609-860-1200 or email@example.com or Linda Walko at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Based on the award-winning movie "Contest," this new curriculum uses clips from the movie, the voices of actors and real students, and engaging classroom activities, to send a powerful message -- bystanders need to embrace their power as "Upstanders."
The NJ Department of Education has developed a number of resources that can help you understand and communicate PARCC score data, including an explanation of how to interpret the scores and a video to help walk you through the score report.
On May 25 at FEA Dr. Paul J. Riccomini is back to present this professional development session, designed to build and expand the instructional strategies and techniques learned in the three-day professional development sessions he previously provided. The primary goals for this advanced-topics day are to enhance instructional strategy understanding and elaborate upon the planning and monitoring stages to sustain initial efforts by teachers and administrators.
Learn about NJ Leaders to Leaders (NJ L2L), the sole state-approved provider for comprehensive mentoring, providing support to new school leaders in the successful completion of the state-required two-year Residency for Standard Principal Certification.
The most convenient path to the certifications you need for your next career step, NJ EXCEL is a state-approved program that provides alternatives to traditional graduate coursework required for principal, supervisor and school administrator certification.
The leader in school law training for educators, LEGAL ONE provides online courses, in-person workshops, and in-district programs that administrators need to fulfill their duties and to comply with the new laws that require every school administrator to complete PD in school law, ethics and/or governance every year.