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 [...]
Join Us for a Regional Membership Meeting and Get a Full Update from Our Government Relations and Legal Teams NJPSA will hold a series of regional membership meetings throughout the state to provide our members [...]
The New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2016-2017 Visionary Leadership Awards. Tammy Bowling Jenkins, Ed.D., principal of Sunnymead Elementary School in Hillsborough, was named Visionary Leader [...]
In today’s FY 2018 Budget Address, Governor Christie continued a seven-year practice of flat funding for schools – once again failing to follow the School Funding Reform Act (SFRA). However, he went one step [...]
On February 15, The New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) released its proposed State plan under Every Student Succeeds Act and has made it available for public comment through March 20. After receiving and [...]
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.