Upcoming IEA Events

Wed 15

Irvington BoE Meeting

December 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Jan 03

IEA REP Monthly Meeting

January 3, 2022 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Jan 19

Irvington BoE Meeting

January 19, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Feb 07

IEA REP Monthly Meeting

February 7, 2022 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Feb 16

Irvington BoE Meeting

February 16, 2022 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Lifting NJ School Mask Mandate Might Be A Phased Approach

By JANET | November 22, 2021

Lifting NJ School Mask Mandate Might Be A Phased Approach: Murphy New Jersey’s statewide school mask mandate is set to expire on Jan. 11, 2022 – whether it will be extended is undecided at the moment.   Alexis Tarrazi,Patch Staff Posted Mon, Nov 22, 2021 at 2:35 pm ET|Updated Mon, Nov 22, 2021 at 4:19 pm ET […]

The Demand for Money Behind Many Police Traffic Stops

By JANET | October 31, 2021

Mike McIntire and Michael H. Keller Sun, October 31, 2021, 11:41 AM   Harold Brown’s contribution to the local treasury began as so many others have in Valley Brook, Oklahoma: A police officer saw that the light above his license plate was out. “You pulled me over for that? Come on, man,” said Brown, a […]

Large insurers have stopped waiving COVID-19 treatment costs, an analysis found. Hospitalization could cost you thousands.

By JANET | August 22, 2021

    Aria Bendix Sat, August 21, 2021, 9:14 AM Many large insurers no longer waive COVID-19 treatment costs, a new analysis found. Insurers started charging again once vaccines became widely available. But hospitalizations are rising in the US. Those hospitalized with COVID-19 may pay $1,300, on average. See more stories on Insider’s business page. A year […]

NJ Will Mandate Teacher Vaccinations, Report Says

By JANET | August 19, 2021

  New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy will require all teachers to get vaccinated against COVID-19, according to a report in NJ.com.  It’s not yet clear whether teachers will be given the option to undergo weekly testing if they opt out of the vaccine. Murphy has already mandated workers at hospitals, nursing homes, health-care facilities, and correctional […]

The Stigma of a Scarlet E

By JANET | August 9, 2021

The Stigma of a Scarlet E   Matthew Goldstein Mon, August 9, 2021, 8:19 AM The Stigma of a Scarlet E   Sarah Forbes stands for a portrait outside the Residence Inn where she is living in Henderson, Nev., on Aug. 5, 2021. (Joe Buglewicz/The New York Times) The apartment was just what Chanque Jones […]

Three Guidelines To Understanding The Delta Variant

By JANET | July 15, 2021

Three Guidelines To Understanding The Delta Variant Delta is quickly becoming the dominant coronavirus variant in multiple countries. The variant has spread so fast because it is more contagious than the variants that came before it. At the same time, the U.S. is equipped with highly effective vaccines. Ed Yong, science writer for The Atlantic, talks with Maddie […]

Operational Strategy for K-12 Schools through Phased Prevention

By JANET | June 13, 2021

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/community/schools-childcare/operation-strategy.html

Will vaccinated NJ high school students be allowed to go maskless next school year?

By JANET | May 31, 2021

Scott Fallon NorthJersey.com Will vaccinated NJ high school students be allowed to go maskless next school year? Mask mandates may be waived at New Jersey high schools sooner than elementary and middle school in the fall because teens have a head start on getting vaccinated for COVID-19 over younger children, Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday. A day after […]

Biden-Harris Administration to Announce New Actions to Help Schools Reopen Safely and Meet Students’ Needs

By JANET | May 25, 2021

  Biden-Harris Administration to Announce New Actions to Help Schools Reopen Safely and Meet Students’ NeedsBiden Administration has a Summer 2021 Plan!

Murphy Signs Law That Guarantees Tuition-Free Community College

By JANET | February 28, 2021

Murphy Signs Law That Guarantees Tuition-Free Community College     By JOHN MOONEY February 27, 2021 at 5:28 PM   JERSEY CITY – Fulfilling a promise to make tuition-free community college a reality, Gov. Phil Murphy on Friday signed A4410, permanently establishing the Community College Opportunity Grant Program (CCOG) that will allow qualified students to […]