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  • Win Two Tickets to see Eddie B. at Count Basie in Red Bank

    Hey Teachers! Did you know there is a comedian dedicated specifically to entertaining YOU with the humorous things you experience on a daily basis? Someone who can say out loud what you can only think in your head! As a former teacher himself, Eddie B. has the inside scoop...
  • Welcome to The Teachers Lounge (South): Our NJEA Conference Recap

    The NJ Teachers’ Lounge crew took a trip to Atlantic City to the NJEA Conference. The conference took place November 9-10 at the Atlantic City Convention Center, located just outside the downtown region of AC. We had our booth set up, and it was such a blast. Teachers came...
  • Five Festive Thanksgiving Craft Projects for the Classroom

    Thanksgiving is nearly here! While the work week leading up to turkey day is a short one, it still requires two and a half days (or maybe three full, who knows) of planning for your classroom. The best way to fill in the time is with some fun, enjoyable,...
  • Fall Crafts

    Five Fun Fall Art Projects

    Fall is in full swing already, and with the season comes a bit of rain and some brisker weather. Leaves are covering the grounds, and you’ve got a classroom full of children. So how can you make this work for you? By making the best of a cloudy, windy...
  • The Facebook Top 25 for Teachers: Pages You Are Bound to Love (and Like)

    Being a teacher is a unique job, with unparalleled challenges, and rewards. That is why The NJ Teachers’ Lounge has compiled a list of the Top 25 (in no particular order) helpful, insightful, innovative, and downright hilarious Facebook pages, just for you. There are a number of really great...
  • Teachers of NJ: 40 Years of Music Education Leads to a Lifetime of Connections

    NJ Teachers’ Lounge is excited to continue its Teachers of New Jersey series in 2017. Due to the overwhelming popularity of the series, it now comes out twice a month. This editorial series is curated by photojournalist, Gregory Andrus, creator of the social media series, Portraits of the Jersey Shore. These stories highlight...
  • Mindfulness for Teachers: What You Can Do to be Prepared for Classroom Stress

    Let’s get real for a minute…teaching is hard, you guys. Between lesson planning, classroom management, communicating with parents, grading, attending professional development – the list goes on and on – teachers are so very busy. And this busyness inevitably leads to high levels of stress and burn out. It’s...
  • Dining Out in Atlantic City on a NJ Teacher Budget

    If you’re heading down to Atlantic City this month for the NJEA Convention, you’re most likely a teacher. And if you are a teacher, you’re probably not heading into town armed with a big expense account and some high roller comps at the casino. You want to have some...
  • November Giveaway: Pampered Teacher Gift Box

    It’s time for a new giveaway from The Teachers’ Lounge. This month will be a Holiday Giftbox from the Pampered Teacher… Subscription box services are all the rage these days, and what better way to pamper your favorite teacher (yourself included!) than winning a limited edition Holiday Giftbox from...
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