• The "Big Room" at FEA Conference Center to be Renamed

    NJPSA FEA has announced that Conference Rooms A, B, C, and D in the FEA Conference Center will be renamed The Pat Wright Center for Leadership and Learning in honor of our recently retired Executive Director. A new sign is being created that will be affixed to the wall next to the entrance on the FEA side.

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  • Congratulations to Karen Bingert

    Please join us in welcoming Karen Bingert as the new Executive Director of NJPSA beginning July 1, 2021.

    Congratulations to Karen Bingert
  • Prepared by the NJPSA Legal Department and LEGAL ONE

    Does the United States Supreme Court’s decision in Mahanoy Area School District v. B.L., 594 U.S. ___ (2021), change the way school administrators should handle decisions related to off-campus speech that may affect the school community? No, although the decision clarifies the broad leeway provided to students under the First Amendment to express strong and sometimes critical views of school officials, where such expression occurs off school grounds.

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    Prepared by the NJPSA Legal Department and LEGAL ONE
  • 2021-2022 School Year Guidance Announced

    Governor Murphy, New Jersey Department of Education (DOE) Acting Commissioner Dr. Angelica Allen-McMillan, and New Jersey Department of Health Commissioner Judy Persichilli today announced a series of coordinated recommendations and guidance documents to assist school districts and educators as they develop local reopening plans for the 2021-2022 school year.

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    2021-2022 School Year Guidance Announced
  • NJPSA is Proud to Partner in the Actions4ACEs Campaign

    Actions4ACEs is a statewide initiative to build awareness about adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and the role adults can play in reducing the impact of trauma and helping children heal.

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    NJPSA is Proud to Partner in the Actions4ACEs Campaign
  • Important NJPSA Board Update

    Paul Christopher, Ed.D., who was to serve as president for the 2021-2022 school year, recently announced his retirement. As a result, Michael Vinella Ph.D, who was slated to be the Vice President, was named the new President. Tom Maganano, who had been elected to be Recording Secretary, has been named the new Vice President.

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    Important NJPSA Board Update
  • NJSpotlight News Roundtable: Back to School in New Jersey

    NJPSA sponsored this NJSpotlight News Virtual Roundtable that was held on June 22. Kwame Morton, Principal of Cherry Hill High School West, is among the panelists.

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    NJSpotlight News Roundtable: Back to School in New Jersey
  • Registration Now Available for Free Half-Day NJPSA/FEA/NJASCD Conference.

    On October 15, 2021, we will once again host a free, half-day virtual conference on Zoom with the theme of REIMAGINE! Highlights of this event will include a keynote address by Robyn Jackson. We will also honor our Visionary Award Winners.

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    Registration Now Available for Free Half-Day NJPSA/FEA/NJASCD Conference.
  • Strengthen Your Diversity and Equity Practices and Policies

    NJPSA/FEA is proud to partner with Dr. Robin Daniels of InFlight, LLC to offer your district a comprehensive Cultural Diversity Audit, a powerful assessment tool that enables district or school administrators to uncover stakeholders’ perceptions and skills regarding cultural diversity issues.

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    Strengthen Your Diversity and Equity Practices and Policies
  • Foster Systemic Change, Promote Sustainable Growth, and Accelerate Student Learning

    FEA provides professional learning (synchronous and asynchronous) and coaching to support leadership teams, professional learning communities, and individual educators. ESSER Funds can be used to provide your school or district with sustainable training through a multitude of opportunities that will extend its impact beyond ESSER II

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    Foster Systemic Change, Promote Sustainable Growth, and  Accelerate Student Learning
  • FEA Catalog of Events Is Now Available

    Live online and self-paced courses to get you ready to move forward in the fall. All sessions are listed chronologically as well as in categories of learning to help you find the professional learning you are looking for. In-district programs are also available on any topic. Call us for details.

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    FEA Catalog of Events Is Now Available
  • New Episodes Every Monday

    David Nash, Esq. and the LEGAL ONE team will present a new podcast every week on emerging school law issues and Court cases. Now available, Season 2, Reopening and the Law: Addressing Student Substance Use Part 1: Understanding the Legal Framework and Part 2: Implementing Best Practices and Working with Parents. Search for LEGAL ONE on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, or Spotify.

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    New Episodes Every Monday
  • Four New Online Courses Just Added!

    A suite of self-paced, easy-to-access, content-rich online professional learning courses for educators. New courses focus on assessment literacy, designing learning experiences, implementing PSEL through an equity lens, and leadership essentials that support co-teaching.

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    Four New Online Courses Just Added!
  • Learn How You Can Maximize Your Professional Learning Budget and Save

    Your district can pay $5,000 up front for professional learning services throughout the year and receive 10% off coaching and in-district programs, plus member prices for all professional learning sessions. Makes Board approval much easier.

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    Learn How You Can Maximize Your Professional Learning Budget and Save
  • Register for NJLA8 Today

    The three sessions of the New Jersey Leadership Academy 8 will challenge leaders to begin “brave” conversations within their systems that lead to the development and implementation of actions, strategies, and systems for equitable standards-based instruction and support structures for all learners.

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    Register for NJLA8 Today

NJPSA/FEA Staff List

Should you need to contact NJPSA/FEA staff, please refer to this list of staff members and their email addresses.

Member Login and Leadership Connection

NJPSA members can login here to access members-only information and services, as well as the Leadership Connection, NJPSA's private social network,

PSEL Tool

Click on the link to the PSEL page to learn how to best use the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders Reflection and Growth Tool and to access the tool online. You can also sign up for an in-district workshop, where FEA presenters come to your district and teach your team all there is to know about the tool.

NJL2L

Learn about NJ Leaders to Leaders (NJL2L), 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.

Free Professional Learning Opportunities

FEA and NJPSA offer free online workshops, members-only events, School Law Podcasts and webinar recordings on YouTube.

News, Updates, Action Alerts, and Resources

Check out the latest from NJPSA's Government Relations, Retirement, and Communications departments. Also, follow NJPSA/FEA on Twitter, YouTube, and Facebook.


 
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