MNEA News & Events

Missouri high-schoolers win national Educator Rising competitions

Missouri students win at the national Educators Rising Conference June 21-23 in Dallas, TX. Sponsored by Phi Delta Kappa, Educators Rising is the national organization that  allows students in grades 7-12 to explore careers in education. Missouri NEA is the state sponsor of Educators Rising. Find out more about Educators Rising at https://www.mnea.org/Missouri/EducatorsRising.aspx .   Educators Rising national winners from Missouri Francis Howell North High School First place, Austin Shar...

Ritenour NEA Educator Selected as 2020 NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellow

Learning journey to prepare Beth Davey and her students as global citizens WASHINGTON, D.C. – The NEA Foundation, a public charity founded by educators for educators, names Beth Davey, a music teacher at Iveland Elementary School in Ritenour School District in St. Louis, MO, as one of the 2020 NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellow. As a fellow, Davey will spend a year in a peer learning network of 44 educators from across the country, building their comprehension of issues of global significance an...

Missouri NEA receives national human, civil rights award

NEA honors its Missouri affiliate with the Rosena J. Willis Memorial Award at the NEA Convention in July in Houston, TX. Missouri NEA leaders have established values that center in democracy, professionalism, partnerships, collective action and advocacy, fairness, a just society, equity, dignity and respect for all. MNEA’s work toward living those values and to its mission “to serve as the united voice to promote, advance and protect public education and to advocate for the rights and interests of stude...