The contemporary job of the teacher is exceedingly complex, requiring a wide array of knowledge and skills. That’s why the professional learning of educators requires thoughtful organization and resources, and must be focused on the advancement of student learning.
- Mylearningplan.com This is the district’s way of keeping professional development hours. Instructions for using the site are here.
- My PD Transcript
Your PD Transcript is an online record to which you can add your online statewide NJEA professional development experiences.
- E-Learning Academy
NJEA’s E-Learning Academy provides the opportunity to earn professional development credits online anytime, and at your own pace. With its unique features, the E-Learning Academy is an experience that leads to mastery of new skills and knowledge, just like its traditional counterpart.
- NJEA PD Institute Showcase
Looking to enhance your skills? Check out NJEA Professional Development Institute-endorsed programs. Workshops that appear in the Showcase have been endorsed by the NJEA Professional Development Institute. The “seal of approval” indicates this provider has met the Institute’s strict guidelines for professional development activities.
- NJEA Convention
Tens of thousands of NJEA members from across the state are expected to attend the 157th annual NJEA Convention November 10-11, 2011 in Atlantic City. Recognized as the largest educational gathering of its kind anywhere in the world, the NJEA Convention draws teachers and educational support professionals who participate in over 300 seminars, workshops, and programs.
- NJEA PD Conferences
Here you will find information regarding upcoming NJEA professional development statewide conferences.
- PD Partners
Information about NJEA’s professional development partner organizations.
- Special Education/Gifted and Talented
Valuable resources for special educators.
- Standards and Frameworks
Here you will find information regarding New Jersey’s professional development regulations.
- Web Resources
NJEA is pleased to provide this collection of online resources as a service to our members. Each month a new topic will be presented.
NJEA’s Center for Teaching and Learning
Science teachers Heather Frank-Goffe and Vernon Henry, who work at Paterson’s Harp Academy, talk about the importance of science instruction for today’s students, while crediting NJEA’s Center for Teaching and Learning for fostering science education in New Jersey.
- ESP Academy
NJEA is committed to the continued professional development of all of its members. That’s why we created the ESP Career Academy, which will equip ESP members with the skills they need to excel in their diverse careers.
- ESP web sites
Click here for web sites of interest to ESP members.
When Hurricane Sandy hit New Jersey, NJEA members across the state went right to work helping their neighbors. NJEA member Brian Currie, a maintenance mechanic in Buena, talks about how his fellow ESP members pitched in to provide food, clothing, shelter, and comfort to their community.