Constitutional Amendments for Consideration at the 2018 Representative Assembly


First Amendment
To open NEA membership to public education allies while preserving NEA governance positions for education professionals and active equivalents.

Second Amendment
To change the allocation of delegates to the Representative Assembly.

Third Amendment
To replace the word student with the term “Aspiring Educator” when referring to student members.

Fourth Amendment
To change the frequency of the Representative Assembly from every year to every other year beginning in 2024.

Fifth Amendment
To establish the Representative Assembly as the only body to recommend or endorse presidential candidates for both the primary and general election.

Sixth Amendment
To move the deadline to submit a proposed amendment to the Constitution from the end of the previous RA to 120 days preceding the RA.