Election Day is just around the corner. I’m ready. Are you?

There are two reasons the 2018 midterm elections are even more significant for educators than usual. Number one, education is a significant issue in many state and local elections this year and it’s driving the debate, And number two, more educators than ever are running for election. More…

Reach out and connect with the newbie at your school!

When I reflect on my first days as a new teacher, I’m thankful for the experienced educators who stepped up to advise and support me. Be that person for the newbie at your school, and also encourage them to come together with you and other educators in the union to have a powerful voice on all school issues. More…

Happy World Teachers’ Day!

On World Teachers’ Day, we should thank the teachers who have made a difference in our lives. And wherever we are, we must advocate for the work teachers do. More…

Stepping Up and Stepping In to Prevent Bullying

When it comes to bullying, there is a lot of it happening in the “real world.” We have a responsibility to create safe spaces for students, and also to monitor our own words and actions. Students are listening. More…

NEA Celebrates Higher Ed in October

The NEA family includes the full spectrum of educators, and no matter where we are or what we do, we share a goal: exposing students to every opportunity to discover all they are capable of achieving. With that in mind, delegates to the 2018 NEA Representative Assembly designated October as National Higher Education Month. This More…