About the NJSSSA

Oct 17 2014

NJSSSA Meeting October 17, 2014

The New Jersey Social Studies Supervisors Association is an organization that advocates and advances the study and teaching of social studies throughout the State and nation. It provides a program of professional activities for social studies supervisors and educators responsible for social studies instruction and provides a means for collaboration between supervisors and other professional organizations.

Jan 30 2015

NJSSSA Meeting January 30 2015



In addition to selected regional meetings, the NJSSSA hosts three statewide conferences a year, devoting time  and energy in each meeting to share approaches to state initiatives, reviewing the latest instructional resources and exploring state and national standards.  These Social Studies professionals from across the state  routinely collaborate on instructional strategies, assessment and resources to promote effective and meaningful Social Studies education.

2018 Board of Directors

  • North Region — Mark Ferreri, Ridgewood Public Schools
  • Central Region — Kristin Fox, Bernards Township Public Schools
  • South Region — Paul Groban, Lacey Township Public Schools
  • At-Large — Michael Catelli — Somerset Hills School District
  • At-Large — Cindy Assini — Hillsborough Township Public Schools
  • At-Large — Melissa Dos Santos — Jersey City Public Schools

Educators interested in membership in the association or access to the professional network should contact Steven Maher at smaher@chatham-nj.org