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Missouri State Parks Bus Grant Program

Bus grants assist schools and nonprofit organizations with the transportation expenses of field trips and outdoor learning opportunities at Missouri state parks and historic sites.  Bus grants are available to schools and youth-focused nonprofit organizations located in Missouri. Applicants can request up to $500; no match is required.  A map of state parks and historic sites is available here . Bus Grant Application and Guide For more information about the Missouri State Parks Bus Grant Progr...

School Me: NEA Today's new online resource for new educators

NEA Today just launched its new and improved new educator website--new name, new look and new content. NEA Today's School ME (find at neatoday.org/school-me/ ) is mobile-responsive and social media friendly. It features videos, blog posts and podcasts from a diverse group of NEA members. The website covers everything from classroom management tips to parent teacher conferences.  Even though School ME is branded as a resource for educators within their first five years of teaching, experienced educa...

Summer Leadership Follow-up Meetings in February

Local Leadership teams are encouraged to attend!  This training will provide an opportunity to learn from other local leaders who have successfully implemented the Reach Out Campaign and prepare for your spring early enrollment campaign.   Two trainings will be conducted.   Feb. 10 (10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.) - Lunch will be provided. Tentative location will be the St Louis MNEA office.  If registration exceeds the space, a larger location will be obtained nearby. Feb. 24 (10:00 a....

Register for online classes through Drake University for graduate credits or continuing education units

Professional Learning Academy Online Course  through Drake University Improve your practice and advance your career with online courses developed by teachers for teachers. For these courses, 1 CEU=15 professional development hours for maintaining Missouri licensure. Courses taken for graduate credit are eligible for acceptance as elective credits in graduate degree programs with prior approval of your advisor. Graduate credit issued by Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. More classes are offered ...