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  • NJCU Common Core Academy
    2015-2016 Workshop Series

    The NJCU Common Core Academy is a professional development series for K-8 teachers, coaches, supervisors, and administrators. Join us for our full-day workshop series featuring keynote presentations with renowned literacy speakers. Afternoon breakout sessions will connect keynote topics and specific Common Core State Standards to classroom.

    Where: NJCU Campus
    When: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
    Who: K-8 Educators

    NJCU graduate students can receive a special rate of $50 per meeting or $200 for the series (when registering with one transaction) by using the special code GRAD. Please visit the Common Core Academy website for more information. 

    Join the America Reads Tutoring Project!  

    Do you: like to work with children? Enjoy reading? Value diversity? Want to make a difference in the lives of others?

    AMERICA READS is a way to get paid while serving the NJCU community. This work-study program places you in a Jersey City Public School where you will work 10-15 hours/week helping students advance their literacy skills. No educational experience is needed. 


    • MUST be federal work-study eligible
    • Ability to work 10-15 hours (on a regular weekly schedule (created in conjunction with your schedule.
    • Willingness to work in either Jersey City Public School #34, Jersey City Public School #38, or A. Harry Moore School. All are less than a 10 minute walk from campus.
    • Commitment to serve your community and the students within.
    • Ability to attend 1-2 training sessions throughout each semester.

    For more information please contact Dr. Michelle Rosen at (201) 200-3325.

    Attention Education Majors! 

    Interested in joining the NJCU chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education and have at least a 3.5 GPA? If you have any questions pertaining to the honor society, please contact Dr. Basanti Chakraborty or Dr. Regina Adesanya. For general info. please contact Ms. Norma McCloud-Durant.