Fort Lee Education Association

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November 21, 2014
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Fort Lee trustees get earful from teachers over stalled contract talks

BY LINH TAT Teachers on Monday night [Nov. 17] lambasted school district officials, accusing them of delay tactics and not negotiating in good faith, as teachers were ending their 565th day of working under an expired contract. Many held signs, … Continue reading

September 15, 2014
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American Teachers Spend More Time In The Classroom

American Teachers Spend More Time In The Classroom Than World Peers, Says Report From: The Huffington Post  | By Rebecca Klein American teachers work hard. Like, really hard. This year’s education report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development outlines the state of … Continue reading

May 22, 2014
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Christie drives NJ into ditch.

New Jersey Assembly Majority Leader Lou Greenwald (D-Camden/Burlington) released the following statement Tuesday on Gov. Christie’s plan for New Jersey’s budget crisis: “Someone needs to call 911. Gov. Christie has officially driven New Jersey into a ditch. “Gov. Christie’s reckless … Continue reading

January 7, 2014 Comments Off on Music Integration a big hit at School #1.

Music Integration a big hit at School #1.

FLEA congratulates music teacher Carl Faust and his colleagues at Fort Lee School #1, who were featured on Classroom Close-up, NJ, NJEA’s TV program about the great things happening in New Jersey’s public schools. In case you were unable to see the show when it aired, you can click here to see the segment on line.  The story is entitled “Music Integration.”

The producers  selected this story because they found that it made an impressive, persuasive statement about the success of public education in Fort Lee, and in New Jersey.

Great things are happening in our public schools.