May 16, 2023

Paterson Teacher Union President: After Many Victories at the Bargaining Table It’s Time For More

This is a letter from John McEntee, president of the Paterson Education Association. Fellow Paterson Education Association Members, As we approach the upcoming election for […]
February 9, 2023

Paterson Goes All In on Career-Technical Education As it Partners with the Carpenters Union

District and city officials welcomed representatives of the Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters (EASRCC) to John F. Kennedy High School to announce a […]
October 20, 2022

Paterson Mayor Urges Resolution to Negotiations Impasse Between Teachers and School Board

Earlier this month parents, teachers and students gathered together to protest the Paterson Board of Education’s failure to come up with a solution to the […]
September 30, 2022

Teacher Union Battle Over Low Wages Heats Up in Paterson

The battle is heating up in Paterson, New Jersey’s fourth largest district, between Paterson Education Association and the school board. The two sides have been […]
September 16, 2022

Citing Local Teacher Shortage, Paterson Will Get $7,500 Signing Bonuses to New Hires

Due to a teaching shortage of 135 teachers n New Jersey’s fourth largest school district—ten more than there were on September 1st- Wednesday evening the […]