MNEA News & Events

MNEA standing with GM workers

Just before midnight Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, the United Auto Workers (UAW) began a nationwide strike over contract negotiations with General Motors. The strike impacts 4,300 UAW families in Missouri and over 50,000 union families nationwide. Missouri NEA stands with our fellow union members in the UAW as they work to strike a fair bargain that recognizes their contribution to GM's record profits.  We have been in direct contact with the UAW Local 2250 president at the Wentzville assembly facility and...

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...