College of Education - Newsletters

  • Ruth Hagan Scholarship

    This scholarship is for Special Education students who are entering or presently enrolled at NJCU (including Early Childhood/Special Education and Elementary/Special Education dual cert. majors). Awards range from $250-$1,200, and will be posted for the fall 2015 semester. Scholarship deadline is Wednesday, May 6, 2015. Click here to apply online.

    Praxis Core Academic Skills for Educators Exam Workshop

    Friday, April 24, from 3:00-5:00 pm

    The Praxis Core is the new test required for all students seeking education certification. Pre-registration and a fee of $20 are required. For more information, please contact the Office of Continuing Education at (201) 200-3089 or 

    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.
    -A commitment to serve your community and the students within.
    -Attend 1-2 training sessions throughout each semester.

    For more information contact:
    Dr. Michelle Rosen

     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.