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HVAC Upgrades Needed In Many U.S. Schools

By JANET | February 25, 2021

Inadequate ventilation in classrooms is of particular concern, due to potential virus spread   CURRENT CONDITION: Physically verifying and documenting the operating condition of a unit will provide an accurate baseline of the current condition of the HVAC unit. Courtesy of Tiffannie Bond, Imagine Communications   A new report (PDF) from the U.S. Government Accountability […]

Montclair teachers: No stone should be left unturned when it comes to everyone’s safety and wellbeing

By JANET | February 13, 2021

By Star-Ledger Guest Columnist By Petal Robertson As I sit down to write this, I just finalized sending a floral arrangement to another member whose loved one has lost their weeks-long battle with COVID. I set a reminder to reach out to my sister-in-law as she recovers from the virus and comfort my 10-year-old niece, who […]

70 Rite Aid, 27 CVS Pharmacies In NJ To Begin COVID-19 Vaccines

By JANET | February 11, 2021

CVS and Rite Aid will provide COVID vaccines, and a number of NJ towns were identified as locations. Vaccines were to begin Thursday.               NEW JERSEY — Gov. Phil Murphy has confirmed that shipments of the coronavirus vaccine will be received at Rite Aid and CVS locations across the […]

How Remote Learning Is Affecting the Future of Classroom Design

By JANET | February 5, 2021

By Erik Ofgang November 12, 2020 Classroom design has been forced to adapt to the needs of remote learners and hybrid teaching approaches When it comes to classroom design, the pandemic is responsible for a lot of change.    “It’s causing us to rethink how we design everything from a lecture hall to a small classroom,” says […]

Essex County Releases Plan To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines

By JANET | December 16, 2020

ESSEX COUNTY, NJ — The first round of COVID-19 vaccines for a wave of frontline health care workers were given in New Jersey on Tuesday, getting a big sigh of relief in Essex County, one of the hardest-hit in the state when it comes to the coronavirus. But although the general population still doesn’t have access […]

Pride Gives to the Community!

By JANET | November 28, 2020

Members,   Saturday, November 7th, your  Irvington Education Association provided groceries to 100 Irvington families. Lauren Greenfield IEA Treasurer and  Pride Chairperson coordinated this truly worthwhile event.  Each family received a whole chicken, a dozen eggs, pasta and the fixins for a complete meal. Toilet paper and paper towel rolls were also in the grocery […]

By JANET | July 6, 2020

Murphy signs Ch. 78 Relief Bill   Gov. Phil Murphy today fulfilled a campaign promise made to NJEA members in 2016, as he signed NJEA’s long-sought Ch. 78 relief plan into law. Flanked by NJEA’s officers and other leaders, as well as Senate President Steve Sweeney, Assembly Speaker Craig Coughlin and other legislators, Gov. Murphy […]

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By LAUREN | October 27, 2019

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