KEA is the preeminent voice for quality public education.

We unite, organize and empower members to advocate for themselves and to ensure a quality public education for every Kentucky student.

KEA is committed to:

  • Professionalism  modeling expertise directed by sound judgment, empathy, and high standards
  • Unity  laying the foundation for a strong association through shared vision
  • Advocacy  using effective, meaningful communication and action to promote the interests of school employees and public education 
  • Respect  consistently valuing individuals and their contributions
  • Integrity  demonstrating sincerity, trustworthiness and reliability
  • Collective Action  working together to achieve common goals