Pennsauken Education Association

August 26, 2011
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Calling Your Elected Officials

Calling your elected officials has never been easier! Call your Senator and General Assembly members.  THESE ARE ONE-MINUTE PHONE CALLS THAT ARE VERY EASY TO MAKE!  HERE’S HOW: Go the THIS WEBSITE and find out who to call (your General … Continue reading

August 26, 2011
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Legislation to Watch

S-2043 (A-2960) – Repeals law prohibiting school boards from imposing terms and conditions of employment.  Concerns collective negotiations for school employees.  Mandates a 2% salary and benefits cap.  This cap, by setting a tight and permanent limit on salaries that … Continue reading

August 26, 2011
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Legislation That is Coming

Gov. Christie recently announced an education “reform” agenda. While most of the proposals (with the exception of private school vouchers) are not yet in the form of legislation, we anticipate a series of bills aimed at implementing them. The key … Continue reading

August 26, 2011
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Call Governor Christie!!!

In Volume 2 of YOUR Legislative Digest (sent via email on March 18, 2010), you were invited to view the first TV spot in this campaign.  Here is the first radio spot too. The video and radio ads request that … Continue reading

August 8, 2011
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NJ Voters Oppose Christie Cuts

Only 8 percent of those surveyed said the New Jersey Education Association, the state’s largest teachers union, is the state’s most important problem, in spite of the governor’s oft-stated belief that the union is a major roadblock to true education … Continue reading

August 8, 2011
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NJEA Response to Pension / Benefits Bill

NJEA president Barbara Keshishian issued this statement following Governor Chris Christie’s signing of legislation that diminishes collective bargaining for public employees and reduces pensions for current and future retirees.  The link also includes information on how the bill will affect … Continue reading

August 8, 2011
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PEA Member Featured by NJEA

PEA member Kerry McHugh-Moles was recently featured in the Spotlight section of the NJEA webpage!  Check out the link here or view the video below!