Social Media


Social media is an important part of our professional and personal lives. Here are some resources to help NJEA members use social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube in a safe and effective manner.

Facebook for Educators handbook

Linda Fogg Phillips wrote a guide for educators who use Facebook. You can download a copy of the guide at The website is also a valuable resource for handouts and other helpful resources.

Social media tips

  • As an educator, you should follow these simple tips when using Twitter or Facebook.
  • Follow the discussion about education topics that interest you most on Twitter using this list of hashtags.

Legislators on Facebook and Twitter

New Jersey legislators are using social media like Facebook and Twitter to talk about the issues and connect with their constituents. If you want to know if your legislator is using these social media tools, download these PDF documents.

You can also research the issues and find your legislator by going to the Take-Action page.

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