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Tuesday, April 15
Governor's Letter to Educators
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Last week, Governor Steve Beshear sent a letter to Kentucky educators letting informing them about the education-friendly provisions in the state budget. Thanks to the Governor’s leadership, all school employees will get pay raises the next two years. He also cites additional funding for textbooks, professional development, extended school services, and technology, KEA’s top legislative priorities. Beshear was named the country’s best education governor by the National Education Association in 2011.

Tuesday, April 15
Teacher Appreciation Week May 4-10
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Teacher Appreciation Week will be celebrated May 4-10.  National Teacher Day will be recognized on Tuesday, May 6.  To help you spread the word about amazing teachers and the outstanding work they do each day, NEA put together Teacher Appreciation activities, resources, and tools. Visit for more information.

Monday, April 7
Opening for UniServ Director in Madisonville Area
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The Kentucky Education Association is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of UniServ Director for the Madisonville KEA office. 

Monday, April 7
KEA Fellows Leadership Program Application Available
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Deadline for applicaiton is July 15, 2014

The KEA Fellows Program was developed to foster and mentor emerging leaders in our association.   Apply online or download the PDF form and mail to KEA Fellows Leadership Program, 401 Capital Avenue, Frankfort, KY 40601.

Wednesday, April 2
NEA RA Delegate and Alternate Results
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View NEA RA delegate and alternate election results for the East region and West region.

Monday, March 31
TALK Conference Registration Open
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The 2nd annual Let's TALK: Conversations about Effective Teaching, a conference for, by and about Kentucky teachers will be held June 16-17, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Louisville KY.  Register today!

Friday, March 21
Nominations Open for 2015 KY Teacher Awards
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Nominations are now open for the 2015 Kentucky Teacher Awards, sponsored by the Kentucky Department of Education and Ashland Inc. 

Nominations may be submitted electronically by visiting the 2015 Kentucky Teacher of the Year website at kentuckytoy.comThe deadline for nominations is May 15. 

Wednesday, March 19
2014 KEA Emerging Leader Program
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The purpose of KEA’s Emerging Leadership program is to identify, train and equip a racially and culturally diverse group of potential leaders to carry out the mission of KEA.  You have two opportunities to participate in KEA’s Emerging Leadership program in 2014 - July 9-10 at the Marriott Louisville East in Louisville; or July 15-16 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Lexington. Complete the form before May 9.

Tuesday, February 18
KEA Student Program accepting nominations for delegate to the NEA Representative Assembly

The KEA Student Program will hold an election in April to choose its voting delegates to the 2014 NEA Representative Assembly to be held July 1 to July 6 in Denver, CO. 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. (EDT) on Friday, April 18, 2014. The form is available here.

Wednesday, February 12
KEA Issue Update - KTRS Funding
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Since the KTRS defined benefit pension system was founded in 1938, KEA has been its most steadfast supporter.  The reasons are obvious:  KEA members all across the commonwealth have enjoyed the benefits generated by that system for more than 70 years.  ...more...

Thursday, January 30
KEA Fact Sheet: School Calendar and Weather Related Closures
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Every year KEA receives many questions about whether school districts must make up missed instructional days due to weather and if so, how those made up days must be scheduled. View the Fact Sheet here.

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