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Politico’s Reporting Adds Credibility to Indications of a Gubernatorial Run by NJEA President Sean Spiller. How Many Millions of Teachers’ Dues Will the NJEA Spend Supporting Him?

Politico’s Matt Friedman has been doing some strong reporting over the past few days.  First, he covered the reports of NJEA Secretary-Treasurer Petal Robertson using “Pension Justice” to drum up teachers’ support for a gubernatorial…

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Is the NJEA Secretary-Treasurer Pushing Teachers to Support a Run for Governor by NJEA President Spiller?

Looks like the NJEA is all-in for President Sean Spiller’s personal political career. We’ve heard multiple reports that NJEA Secretary-Treasurer Petal Robertson is out in the field pushing teachers to support Spiller for governor.  The…

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More Reports of Increased Student Misbehavior Disrupting Schools. Why Is the NJEA Silent?

More reports of the post-pandemic increase in student misbehavior and violence in New Jersey schools — this time at the Jersey Shore.  This long-standing problem has disrupted schools and even threatened teachers.  Yet the state’s…

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NJEdReport Posts Sunlight Response to the Hypocritical and Mendacious Michael “Hundreds of Millions” Gottesman

Thanks once again to NJEdReport for providing a forum for the discussion of education topics.  Always fair and even-handed, NJEdReport allowed Michael “Hundreds of Millions” Gottesman to express his (usually mendacious) views, and so they allowed…

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NJEdReport Posts Sunlight’s Blog on NJEA President Spiller Using Teachers’ Dues to Fund His Personal Ambitions

Thanks to NJEdReport for posting Sunlight’s blog on the walking conflict of interest that is Sean Spiller.  Undeterred by his various conflicts on interest in Montclair, Spiller is now using teachers’ highest-in-the-nation dues to fund…

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Star-Ledger Editorial Board Cites Sunlight Report in Scathing Editorial on Excessive Pay for NJEA Leadership

Kudos to the Star-Ledger Editorial Board for their scathing criticism of the excessive pay for NJEA leadership.  The Star-Ledger continues to publish well researched, courageous and truthful editorials about the facts of the NJEA leadership’s…

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NJEdReport Highlights and Condenses Sunlight’s Report on Excessive NJEA Leadership Pay

As always, thanks to NJEdReport for highlighting and condensing Sunlight’s recent report on the excessive compensation that NJEA leadership pays themselves.  NJEdReport has a large following, including many teachers, and we hope that these teachers…

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