Teacher Effectiveness and Accountability for the Children of New Jersey (TEACHNJ Law)

Resources

SHAPE America
Guide for Recess Policy
FitnessGram & SGOs What Every Health & PE Teacher Should Know
Quality Physical Education Resources


NJ Department of Education
A Guide to Option Two
NJ Educator Resource Exchange
NJDOE K-8 Health & Physical Education Model Curriculum (SLOs, Rubrics & Activities/Assessments)
NJDOE 9-12 Health & Physical Education Model Curriculum  (SLOs, Rubrics & Activities/Assessments)

AchieveNJ
HPE SGO Guidance Document
What do you need to know about developing SGOs?
2014-15 SGO Guidebook
SGO FAQs
NJ DOE Quality Health & PE Power Point Presentation
NJDOE SGO Exemplar

NJEA
Teacher Evaluation
FAQs


NJAHPERD's Advocacy Committee along with our legislative consultant, monitors legislation affecting our profession.

NJ Legislature
Find Your Legislator

Recent Bills
CPR/AED instruction Bill A2072 & S235
Requires public school students in grades 9 through 12 to receive instruction in cardiopulmonary resuscitation and use of an automated external defibrillator prior to graduation
NJDOE CPR/AED Memo

Pending Bills

Recess Bill A2469 S1144
Requires a public school district to provide a daily recess period for students in grades kindergarten through 5.
NJAHPERD Position Paper

K-6 Certification Bill A3964 S2323
Requires teachers of Health and Physical Education in grades kindergarten through six in public schools to possess the appropriate endorsement to the instructional certificate, and includes a "grandfather" provision. 
NJAHPERD Position Paper

 
     

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