The Newark Trust for Education is excited to announce the first Safe and Supportive Schools Citywide Summit, scheduled for Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm, with a cocktail reception following. This special event is an opportunity for stakeholders to:
- Share local and national best practices on whole school/district wide approaches to trauma-informed care and social emotional learning.
- Network across sectors and wards.
- Engage with like minds around the notion that social emotional competencies and trauma have an impact on learning.
- Learn about the positive work being done in Newark Public Schools.
As part of our Safe and Supportive Schools Initiative, The Newark Trust for Education is currently accepting applications to participate in the Funders' Collaborative for the 2018-2019 academic year. This competitive grant program is provided to eligible schools in support of creating intentional, coordinated and systematic efforts to provide Safe and Supportive school environments and interventions.Read more
Check out NTE's latest Newark School Board election resource: What is the NPS Board of Education's role in selecting a superintendent.
This informative fact sheet will answer all your questions about the superintendent search that is currently ongoing in Newark.Read more
The deadline to complete the Superintendent Search Survey has been extended to March 12th!
As the Board of Education begins the process of searching for the first Superintendent of the Newark Public Schools to be hired under full local control, they recognize the importance of capturing multiple perspectives. As an initial step in the process, the search committee is seeking input from the Newark community on the desired characteristics and skills sought after in the next Superintendent.
Join the process!
The Newark Trust for Education is compiling resources for the upcoming Newark Public Schools Board of Education Election on Tuesday, April 17, 2018.
We encourage you to download our fact sheets, display them at your organization and distribute them to your members.
Wondering how many people cast votes in last year's election? Check out our infographic on voter turnout.
Want to know how to cast your vote? Check out our voter guide.
You can find these resources and more to come on our election resources page.
Also, don't forget to RSVP for our our candidates forum on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at 6 p.m. at the Rutgers Newark Paul Robeson Center Essex Room, 350 Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Newark, NJ.
As the Board of Education begins the process of searching for the first Superintendent of the Newark Public Schools to be hired under full local control, they recognize the importance of capturing multiple perspectives. As an initial step in the process, the search committee is seeking input from the Newark community on the desired characteristics and skills sought after in the next Superintendent.Read more
As a part of our commitment to creating Safe, Supportive and Effective schools, The Newark Trust for Education is currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 academic year from eligible schools interested in receiving funds to strengthen and improve social-emotional learning (SEL) programs and/or create trauma-sensitive environments. Download the complete RFP and guidelines, and background information on SEL and trauma-sensitive environments below.
For further information and for a copy of the application materials, please RSVP to attend our Technical Assistance Workshop by clicking here.
If you cannot attend the workshop and are interested in applying, please send an e-mail Stephanie Parry at email@example.com for additional information.Read more