Traditional responsibilities of negotiating contracts and handling member concerns are common roles for a teacher’s education association. In reality, our responsibility includes much more, including providing the best education possible for our students. Accomplishing this involves working with the entire community to create programs that meet the needs of students while ensuring that our members have the training, support and resources to educate today’s children. Therefore, we describe our mission as one of educating and advocating on behalf of the students and staff of Mount Laurel.
- Teacher leader law strengthens the profession, schoolsThanks to a new law, New Jersey teachers will be able to earn a teacher leader endorsement to their instructional certificates. Teacher leadership provides a model for schools that will allow teachers to lead from their classrooms. Teacher leaders are not doing the job of administrators; they will be advocates Continue reading at NJEA... […]