Salem County Special Services Employee Association

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  • Students say it with their pens May 23, 2018
    NJEA and Hot 97 recently recognized the winners of the “Say It With Your Pen” student essay contest. Melissa Latkovich, a senior at Piscataway High School wrote about her computer graphics teacher Drew Calvo. Mr. Calvo, who also volunteers as an EMT and captain of his local fire department, inspires his students with his positive […] The post Students say it […]
  • Nominate a human and civil rights advocate May 22, 2018
    Nomination forms and documentation for the NJEA Human and Civil Rights Award are due Dec. 1, 2018. Awards will be presented at the NJEA Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Human and Civil Rights Celebration on January 12, 2019. Nominees may be an individual, group or organization working in the area of civil rights, and if […] The post Nominate a human and civil rig […]
  • Help fight pediatric cancer with Go4theGoal May 22, 2018
    Cancer has no boundaries. It affects people of all walks of life and all ages, even children.  That’s why the Go4theGoal Foundation has declared September as Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and Sept. 28 as National Dress 4 Pediatric Cancer Day. “We chose this day, as it was the birthday of Richard Stefanacci, the young man […] The post Help fight pediatric […]
  • NJEA UniServ Part-time Consultant May 22, 2018
    NJEA announces the following NJEA part-time consultant vacancy: Region 13 consultant (Hunterdon and Somerset counties) Duties Consultant assists UniServ and other NJEA staff members as assigned in: Securing and retaining local association recognition. Helping local associations to develop proposals and negotiate contracts. Helping local associations to admin […]
  • NJREA awards scholarships May 22, 2018
    The 2018 NJREA Scholarship Committee, which includes Committee Chair Jo Ann Horvath (Sussex) and NJREA members Kathleen Collins (Somerset),  James DiGennaro (Gloucester), Anne Flora (Cape May), Catherine Gosse (Camden),  Arlene Rogers (Mercer), and Linda Young  (Atlantic), have announced the following scholarship winners. Elizabeth A. Allen Four-year College […]
  • Meet Fox 29 Top Teachers May 18, 2018
    Fox 29 partnered with NJEA, PSEA, A.C. Moore, and the Franklin Institute to recognize some of the area’s top teachers. Five NJEA members won prize bags that included $100 A.C. Moore gift Cards. Pictured are Mike Martusus, a seventh grade social studies teacher from Helen A. Fort Middle School in Pemberton; Karen Borelli-Luke, a health […] The post Meet Fox 2 […]
  • NJEA stands with Paramus May 18, 2018
    Mourning loss of student, colleague NJEA members stand in somber solidarity with the entire Paramus community as it comes together to cope with the tragic loss of a student and a teacher in yesterday’s crash of a school bus carrying students, parents and educators on a field trip. The teacher who died in the accident, […] The post NJEA stands with Paramus ap […]
  • TAKE ACTION: Attack on collective bargaining May 18, 2018
    A-1851 (sponsored by Lampitt, Coughlin), which attacks collective bargaining by capping unused sick leave, is up for a hearing in the Assembly State and Local Government Committee scheduled for Wednesday, May 23. Contact the following legislators by phone and email below who serve on that committee: Vincent Mazzeo (D), Chair    (609)383-1388 Shavonda E. Sumt […]
  • Murphy signs Workplace Democracy Enhancement Act May 18, 2018
    Will ensure unions can carry out statutory duties Gov. Phil Murphy today signed the Workplace Democracy Enhancement Act, a law intended to ensure that employee organizations which are the exclusive representatives of public employees in collective negotiations are able to carry out their statutory duties by having access to and being able to communicate with […]
  • NJEA member a finalist for national social justice activist award May 17, 2018
    Voting is open for the 2018 Social Justice Activist of the Year Award, which recognizes NEA members who have taken extraordinary action to show leadership on social and racial justice issues in and out of the classroom. Gabriel Tanglao, a high school teacher in Bergen County, is a finalist for this award. He is committed […] The post NJEA member a finalist f […]

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