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Tuesday, March 21
Apply to be a KEA Classroom Management Trainer
posted by Application deadline May 12, 2017 at 5:00 pm
Tags: Leadership Training 

KEA is seeking applicants for an upcoming creation of Classroom Management training.  Applicants will need to complete the information at this link and upload 2 letters of recommendation -- one from a peer and another from an administrator/supervisor supporting your participation based on what they know and have observed with your classroom management style. The application window with close on May 12, 2017 at 5:00 pm.




Wednesday, March 15
KEA SP State Student Assembly
posted by Registration closes March 29
Tags: KEA Student Program 

The KEA Student Program’s State Student Assembly is KEA SP’s concluding conference each year. Join other aspiring educators for the final meeting on April 7-8 at the Lexington Embassy Suites. There will be networking, professional and leadership development and a business session during which new officers will be elected, chapter awards given out and participants selected to attend the NEA Student Leadership Conference in Boston, MA, June 27-30. On-line conference registration will begin on March 16 and will close on March 29 at 5:00 pm. There are no exceptions to the registration date.




Friday, March 10
KEA Assessment Survey
posted by Current classroom teachers please respond
Tags: Surveys 

KEA is conducting a short survey around the use of assessments in your schools and districts.  This survey is to help with upcoming work around the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and 2017 Senate Bill 1.  If you are a current practicing classroom teacher please click on the link below and help us gather data regarding the assessments your students take and how they impact your instruction.  

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdnPodc6iSp0iZjSkwmRxOeL_9ti7PMo2CAXl93JGB-SI1zWQ/viewform?usp=sf_link




Tuesday, February 28
Members Vote for NEA RA Delegates
posted by Election open March 1 - March 31
Tags: Online Voting 

KEA certified and classified members will vote for delegates to the NEA Representatives Assembly. Voting will open at 6 am on March 1 and will close at 6 pm (eastern time) on March 31, 2017.  In order to vote, KEA members must visit https://election.kea.org.




Friday, February 24
Nominations open for KEA SP delegates to NEA RA
posted by Nominations Due March 24
Tags: KEA Student Program 

The KEA Student Program will hold an online election, if necessary, to choose its voting delegates to the 2017 NEA Representative Assembly to be held July 1 to July 6 in Boston, MA. Elected delegates also will attend the NEA Student Leadership Conference June 27 - June 30, which is also in Boston. Any member of the KEA Student Program who wishes to represent Kentucky as a delegate to the Representative Assembly and Student Leadership Conference must complete and submit the official nomination form to KEA Headquarters by 5:00 p.m. (EST) on Friday, March 24, 2017. Additional information may be requested by sending an email to State Student Organizer Rosalind Bryant (rosalind.bryant@kea.org).




Wednesday, February 22
KEA News March Edition Available
posted by TELL survey article and more
Tags: News 

The lead story of the March 2017 issue of KEA News covers the 2017 TELL Kentucky Survey, which is live from March 1- 31 and through which Kentucky public school teachers and other certified staff have another chance to tell administrators and education policy makers about the conditions in their schools and classrooms. View the March 2017 issue here.




Friday, February 17
KEA members win $1000
posted by Sponsored by NEA Read Across America and NEA Foundation
Tags: Grants 

Congratulations to fifteen (15) KEA members who will receive checks for $1,000 this month to purchase books for their school libraries! They have won NEA’s Books Across America Library Books Awards from NEA’s Read Across America and the NEA Foundation.




Thursday, February 16
Take advantage of your NEA Member Benefits
posted by Savings in March
Tags: NEA MB 

KEA members can save on GE appliances, travel perks from Hertz and savings at Costco membership in March. Visit www.neamb.com/clickandsave for more information.




Wednesday, November 23
Stay Focused: Win a Car from California Casualty
posted by Enter until Sept 1 2017
Tags: Member Benefits 

KEA members who make a promise to drive safely will be eligible to win a new car from California Casualty. The year-long Promise to Drive Focused campaign is dedicated to preventing needless tragedies from inattentive or distracted driving. KEA members can join the commitment to drive focused and be entered to win at www.DrivingFocused.com. The campaign will run through September 1, 2017. The new car winner will be announced in September or October of 2017.




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