News & Events

Deadlines approaching for Cochran, Educators Rising Scholarships

Cochran Scholarship Entry deadline: March 17 MNEA past Executive Director Peggy Cochran and husband Paul are both retired teachers. Both come from families of teachers. Two of their children are teachers in the St. Louis area. Peggy and Paul believe that teaching is the most rewarding career anyone can choose. To encourage people to become teachers, they created a $500 scholarship in support of one of these individuals each year. Applicants must currently be in their freshman, sophomore or junior year a...

NEWS RELEASE: Missouri NEA statement on confirmation of DeVos

From the Missouri National Education Association 1810 E. Elm St., Jefferson City, MO 65101 For further information:  MNEA Political Director Mark Jones (573) 644-9609 mark.jones@mnea.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 7, 2017 Statement from Missouri National Education Association President Charles E. Smith on the confirmation of Betsy DeVos as U.S. Secretary of Education  ‚ÄúThousands of Missouri teachers, parents, and students lifted their voice to stand against the Trump-DeVos anti-public-educatio...

Join MNEA for Unite, Inspire, Lead Conference

Saturday, March 25, 2017 Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel  9801 Natural Bridge Road, St. Louis, MO 63134 Missouri NEA's "Unite, Inspire, Lead" event, is a joint conference with opportunities to learn about social justice and organizing. The conference will offer sessions specifically tailored for education support professionals, higher education professionals, and student members. The conference is a one-day drive-in conference open to all MNEA members and the public 9 a.m.-3:45 p.m., ...

Who do you want to represent Missouri at the NEA Convention this summer?
Cast your ballot before March 1.

Delegates will represent Missouri NEA in Boston at the national convention. Online voting for state delegates to the 2017 NEA Representative Assembly begins on Feb. 1 and continues through March 1. All MNEA members* are eligible to vote in the election. Log in the MNEA.org website to vote. Your user name is your last name followed by the last four digits of your social security number (e.g. "smith1234"). Your password is your NEA ID number unless you changed it in the last year. You can find your NEA ID...

Volunteer to serve on one of MNEA's Committees

Missouri NEA has eight standing committees--each with specific functions to help develop and/or carry out Missouri NEA's programs. Except otherwise noted, committee members, committee chairs and board liaisons are appointed by the MNEA president with the advice and consent of the Board of Directors. Most MNEA committees meet three or four times during the school year.  For information about  MNEA committees, meetings or to receive a copy of the Committee Handbook, c ontact the Governance Admin...