The NTU Education Foundation is proud to announce its 21st Annual Albert Shanker Scholarship Awards and Hall of Fame Dinner on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at The Robert Treat Hotel, 50 Park Place, Newark, NJ at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for this special program are $80.00, which includes a buffet dinner and dessert, along with music and a special program for your enjoyment.
This year, the Newark Teachers Union is proud to induct Mayor Ras Baraka into the NTU Hall of Fame and present Martha Nolley our 2019
NTU "LEGACY" Award Recipient.
Ras Baraka worked in the Newark Public School system for many years and has served as a NTU Building Rep, Vice Principal and Principal.
He continues to be very active in the labor movement even after he left the Newark Public Schools, currently serving as the Mayor of Newark.
Martha Nolley worked in Newark Public School system for nearly 30 years and served as Vice President, Building Rep and COPE activist
for many years. Recently retired, she continues to be very active in the labor movement.
Last year, twenty students received academic scholarships, including one Presidential Award in the amount of $2,500.00, one Director’s Award in the amount of $1,750.00 and the rest in the amount of $1,000.00.