Mahwah Education Association

Professional Development



The contemporary job of the teacher is exceedingly complex, requiring a wide array of knowledge and skills. That’s why the professional learning of educators requires thoughtful organization and resources, and must be focused on the advancement of student learning.

Online PD

E-Learning Academy
NJEA’s E-Learning Academy provides the opportunity to earn professional development credits online anytime, and at your own pace. With its unique features, the E-Learning Academy is an experience that leads to mastery of new skills and knowledge, just like its traditional counterpart.

PD Opportunities

NJEA PD Institute Showcase

Looking to enhance your skills? Check out NJEA Professional Development Institute-endorsed programs. Workshops that appear in the Showcase have been endorsed by the NJEA Professional Development Institute. The “seal of approval” indicates this provider has met the Institute’s strict guidelines for professional development activities.

NJEA Convention

Recognized as the largest educational gathering of its kind anywhere in the world, the NJEA Convention draws teachers and educational support professionals who participate in over 300 seminars, workshops, and programs.

PD Conferences

Here you will find information regarding upcoming NJEA professional development statewide conferences.

Professional Resources

PD Partners
Information about NJEA’s professional development partner organizations.

Special Education/Gifted and Talented
Valuable resources for special educators.

Standards and Frameworks
Here you will find information regarding New Jersey’s professional development regulations.

Web Resources
NJEA is pleased to provide this collection of online resources as a service to our members. Each month a new topic will be presented.


ESP Academy
NJEA is committed to the continued professional development of all of its members. That’s why we created the ESP Career Academy, which will equip ESP members with the skills they need to excel in their diverse careers.

ESP web sites
Click here for web sites of interest to ESP members.