Connect with other beginning teachers
Sign up for the MNEA Beginning Teacher Listserv
Connect with other beginning teachers to share teaching strategies and access master teachers, information and resources. The MNEA Beginning Teacher Network is a moderated electronic mailing list that provides helpful assistance to beginning teachers on a wide range of topics.
MNEA offers beginning teachers incentives for becoming a member.
Student Dues Rebate -Were you an MNEA-Student member? When you become a teacher, continue your MNEA membership and you will receive a $20 rebate for every year you were a student member. Print a rebate form.
Reduced Dues - MNEA offers reduced dues to beginning teachers in qualifying districts. Call the MNEA membership department at (800) 392-0236 to see if you qualify for the reduced dues program.
$100 Tuition Grant- Thanks to funding from Reliant Financial Services, MNEA members who are probationary teachers in their first five years of teaching can receive a $100 tuition grant toward the cost of a three-hour graduate course. 50 grants are awarded in September. Details...
Professional Development Opportunities
The Works4Me Tips Library is an archive for NEA's weekly classroom tips e-mail. Each week, Works4Me subscribers receive an e-mail newsletter with two practical classroom tips submitted by the real education experts – your colleagues. Sign up for the weekly newsletter.
NEA Teacher Toolkit
The NEA Teacher ToolKit is an online toolkit for teachers -- designed by NEA members. Take advantage of these easy-to-use classroom tools, including curriculum and assessment tools, IEP development tools, and more! Learn more at: www.neateachertoolkit.com
Help with student loans and college expenses
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