NEA Acts to Make the 2020 Representative Assembly (RA) Virtual

People in the United States and countries around the world are suffering serious illness and death in a deadly and highly contagious coronavirus pandemic. The best medical advice at this stage to decrease the spread of the disease is for people to remain in “social distance” (6 feet) from each other until a treatment or … Continued

NEA: You Are Strong, You Are Courageous, You Are Amazing!

NEA President Lily Eskelsen García sends a message of encouragement to educators dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic.   NEA Acts to Make the 2020 Representative Assembly (RA) Virtual See NEA’s Announcement on the Virtual RA Learn more about the standing rules for the 2020 Virtual RA  Learn more about the virtual RA Download PDF of … Continued

Schools and Coronavirus: What You Should Know

Below you will find the latest news, resources, guidance, and support from the National Education Association, along with resources from other health and education organizations. NEA is committed to ensuring the health and safety of its members and the students they serve and will continue to monitor the situation and provide resources and support as … Continued

What are the Temporary Standing Rules?

The board passed by 99% a motion to suspend the NEA Standing Rules in their entirety for the duration of the 2020 virtual convening of the Representative Assembly and adopted temporary Rules of Procedure for the purpose of conducting business at the emergency virtual convening of the 2020 Representative Assembly being held on July 2-3, … Continued

General Questions and Answers on the 2020 RA

What are the dates and times of the virtual RA? July 2-3, 2020, 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. EDT Will this change impact the rotation of cities for the RA? It will not. The upcoming cites for the RA are Denver, Dallas, Philadelphia, and Orlando. Will there be an NEA RA website for resources and materials … Continued