New Business Item 2 (2019)Defeated
The National Education Association will re-dedicate itself to the pursuit of increased student learning in every public school in America by putting a renewed emphasis on quality education. NEA will make student learning the priority of the Association. NEA will not waiver in its commitment to student learning by adopting the following lens through which we will assess every NEA program and initiative: How does the proposed action promote the development of students as lifelong reflective learners?
It is essential that we focus resources on the core ideals of our organization: student learning. By adopting a lens focused on student learning, NEA will be able to evaluate options more objectively with the goal of developing lifelong reflective learners.
Tammy Smith - AK
Enactment of this NBI requires consideration by the NEA Budget Committee during development of the 2020-2022 Strategic Plan and Budget. If passed, this NBI would be referred to the NEA Budget Committee for consideration within the allocated budgeted meeting times at no additional cost.