Upcoming IEA Events

Wed 18

Speech Pathologist Day

May 18 @ 8:00 am - May 24 @ 5:00 pm
Wed 18

Irvington BoE Meeting

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon 30

Memorial Day Holiday – District Closed

May 30 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Beyond Burnout: What Must Be Done to Tackle the Educator Shortage

By JANET | May 2, 2022 | 0 Comments

The Real Reasons Kids Aren’t Reading More

By JANET | April 3, 2022

By Alyson Klein — March 28, 2022  3 min read   The time that teenagers and tweens spend on YouTube, TikTok, and other video-sharing sites has taken off during the pandemic, while reading time among those age groups remains flat. That was one of the key findings of a recent survey by Common Sense Media, a nonprofit research organization. […]

Virtual Learning On Snow Days

By JANET | February 21, 2022

NJ Bill Would Allow Schools To Use  Could a bill circulating in Trenton mean the end of snow days for NJ schoolkids? Carly Baldwin,Patch Staff Posted Fri, Feb 18, 2022 at 4:00 pm ET|Updated Sun, Feb 20, 2022 at 11:05 pm ET   NEW JERSEY — Virtual learning went so well that it should probably be used […]

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 […]

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 […]

Montclair Parents Raise Privacy Concerns As District Plans Expansion of Computer Monitoring

By JANET | February 28, 2021

By NATALIE HEARD HACKETT February 27, 2021 at 9:00 AM   Montclair Parents Raise Privacy Concerns As District Plans Expansion of Computer Monitoring   MONTCLAIR, NJ – This week, as the Montclair Public School District announced the https://www.tapinto.net/towns/montclair/sections/education/articles/montclair-parents-raise-privacy-concerns-as-district-plans-expansion-of-computer-monitoringimplementation of a remote instruction monitoring program, parents began to raise concerns over privacy. The district announced the […]