The District Evaluation Advisory Committee, composed of representative stakeholders, is required for each school district by the AchieveNJ Evaluation law. The committee discusses issues related to the evaluation system. For more information from the state, click here. Return soon to access the “Evaluation Overview Document” created by the Passaic Public Schools DEAC designed to clarify the Evaluation process.
Association Representatives elected by each school (1 A/R per 12 members; at least 2 for each building) meet to make organization policy and conduct necessary business. See the Senior Representative in your building for more information.
A voluntary training for Association Representatives on the Role and Responsibilities of A/Rs will be held before the meeting on the following topics:
- Summative Calculations
- Member Rights during Summative
- Increment Witholdings
- Performance vs. Discipline
Association Representatives: Watch your email for more details and the opportunity to RSVP for this training workshop.
From njea.org: The NJEA Delegate Assembly (DA) formulates Association policies.The DA includes 127 representatives proportionately elected from the counties for two-year terms. Each county is represented by its affiliated county association president plus one delegate for each 1 percent of the state total of active members of the Association. In addition, one delegate each represents retired, student, and administrative members who do not otherwise have the representation through normal channels. Click here to see the representatives for Passaic County.
Five EAP members and five administrators meet to discuss issues relating to instruction. Recommendations are issued by the Instructional Council to the Board of Education for their consideration. In addition, the council oversees Grants that are awarded annually to EAP members for materials to support innovative instructional projects. Today, the Instructional Council reviews proposals and determines which will receive funding.
Enjoy workshops and fun with colleagues from Bergen and Passaic counties. Seven (7) hours of professional development are available through workshops. For more information, see the January edition of The Profile or the website.
For more information, visit njea.org
The officers and executive board (including the Delegates-at-large or DALs) meet monthly to conduct EAP business.
For the 2017-2019 term, ballots are due at noon today (must be mailed to the appropriate agency according to the EAP Constitution.) See your Senior Representative for more information.