NJEA is committed to protecting the interests of our members in higher education. NJEA supports local associations' efforts to negotiate for improvements in salary, fringe benefits, and working conditions. The safeguarding of academic freedom, tenure, the retirement system, and the School Employees' Health Benefits Program are a major function of NJEA's Higher Education program.
Higher Ed at Convention
Higher education leaders and members from across New Jersey will gather for their annual lunch program at the NJEA Convention on Friday, Nov. 8, at 1 p.m., at the Sheraton Atlantic City Convention Center Hotel. This year’s keynote speaker will be Dr. Raymond Yannuzzi, President, Camden County College. Learn more
Community College Completion Challenge
NJEA is working with the N.J. Council of Community College and its center for Student Success to support Phi Theta Kappa’s Community College Completion Challenge project. Scheduled for Oct. 14-19, Phi Theta Kappa chapters will engage students at New Jersey’s 19 community colleges to commit to earning their degrees. Learn more