News & Events

Were you a student member last year? Apply for a dues rebate

New teachers, if you were a member of NEA's Aspiring Educators/MNEA-Students, you may be eligible for a $20 rebate for every year you were a student member. Even though the deadline to submit your application isn't until May 1, 2019, you can submit any time after you start actively teaching and enroll as an MNEA active member. You will receive a rebate check form NEA next summer.  Download a application at  https://www.mnea.org/Resource.ashx?sn=Student_Rebate

Missouri NEA Pres. Charles E. Smith goes to Washington to meet with Sens. McCaskill, Blunt and urge them to oppose Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination

From the Missouri National Education Association 1810 E. Elm St., Jefferson City, MO 65101 For further information:  DeeAnn Aull (573) 634-3202 deeann.aull@mnea.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sept.. 12, 2018 Washington, D.C. - The United States Senate is on the brink of voting on Donald Trump’s controversial Supreme Court nominee, Judge Brett Kavanaugh, despite having shown repeatedly during his confirmation hearings that, just like Betsy DeVos, he will favor the wealthy, powerful, and corporations over...

Follow-Up Leadership Meetings

Local leaders, please make arrangements to join Missouri NEA for Summer Leadership follow-up meetings this fall. This will be a chance to get new information on House Bill 1413 compliance reports and check in after back-to-school membership drives. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.  Fall Leadership Training Kansas City 5 p.m. – 7 p.m.  Thurs., Sept. 27, 2018  Carpenters’ Training Center 8955 East 38th Terrace, KC, MO 64129 Register now >> St. Louis 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.  Thur...

Lawsuit Seeks to Overturn Attack on Public Workers

From the Missouri National Education Association 1810 E. Elm St., Jefferson City, MO 65101 For further information:  Erin Schrimpf (816) 863-3970 eschrimpf@tightline.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Aug. 27, 2018 Seven public-sector unions file a lawsuit claiming HB 1413 is an unconstitutional overreach meant to weaken collective bargaining and workers’ rights ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MISSOURI - Today, seven labor organizations representing a broad range of public-sector employees, including teachers, patient ca...

Show your pride with MNEA yard signs

Missouri NEA is working with a St. Louis printing company to produce yard signs for local affiliate members. If you are interested in getting Missouri NEA visibility in your community by distributing yard signs for members, contact MNEA Communications Director Debra Beckman at debra.beckman@mnea.org. The colorful two-sided signs feature the MNEA logo and the PROUD UNION MEMBER theme. The signs are 18 inch by 24 inch durable Coroplast and come with yard stakes. MNEA will either provide you with the artwo...