The NEA will publicize, through existing channels, inadequate compensation for educators. Compensation must be commensurate with their level of education and/or experience. in this field, so that they can afford to live comfortably where they work.


Appropriate compensation will improve educators' performance, recruitment, retention, and attendance.  Students deserve and require the full attention of their educators and need stability in their learning environment in order to succeed.


Susan Norwood - TN

Cost Implications

This item can be accomplished with current staff and resources under the proposed Modified 2019-2020 Strategic Plan and Budget at no additional cost.