The National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) announced four new appointments to its Board of Directors, including NJPSA Board Member Angelina Martino Finnegan. Her three-year term representing Zone 2 will begin on [...]
For the first time, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) has named a New Jersey Vice Principal as the National Assistant Principal of the Year – our own Brad Currie, Vice Principal [...]
On behalf of our more than 1,250 members who serve as assistant or vice principals, NJPSA is proud to support the efforts of the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) in celebrating [...]
NJPSA President Nicole Moore, President Elect Rodney Logan, Board Member Angelina Martino Finnegan and NAESP Representative Fidelia Sturdivant visited members of New Jersey’s congressional delegation earlier this week. The group shared their thoughts on [...]
The New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association held its annual legislative conference on Friday, March 17, with more than 125 members in attendance and other watching an online stream. The agenda for the day [...]
Events and Announcements Sponsored by Friends of NJPSA
Register for the 45th Special Education Law Conference This one-day program will be held on May 12 at Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA, and will include a year-in-review keynote ; ESSA and its impact on students with disabilities; foster children and state laws; effective IEP meetings; transition; high functioning students on the autism spectrum; agency policies for students with disabilities; compensatory education; mental health therapeutic placements; and so much more.
Through our partnership with The Main Idea, NJPSA is happy to provide our members with this free benefit that gives you unlimited access to the comprehensive educational information you want in the time-saving, manageable format that you need. In short, you now have access to professionally condensed summaries of the most important educational books available today.
To read these summaries, go to themainidea.net, click on Past Book Titles, and login as follows:
Click on the image of each book to download the pdf.
Be sure to check back every month to see the new book summaries that have been added to The Main Idea.
Check out these awesome books written by NJPSA members Judith Brendel, Dennis Fare, James Pedersen, Brad Currie, and Spike Cook.
PARCC ELA/Literacy Assessments
Common Core: PARCC ELA/Literacy Assessments Grades 3 and 4. Created by a team of curriculum experts, these books feature step-by-step standards-aligned instruction, full-length practice tests for all question types — Interactive Reading, Literary Analysis, Narrative Writing, and Research Simulation, expert guidance for dealing with authentic texts, including tips, strategies, and graphic organizers, and easy-to-navigate lessons equip students with the research and writing skills needed to ensure success on the PARCC® ELA Assessments.