MNEA News

Since 1999, Missouri NEA has sponsored a state tour, celebrating NEA's Read Across America, to help inspire reading in Missouri’s youth. The National Education Association’s nationwide reading...
By Otto Fajen, MNEA Legislative Director HONESTY IN EDUCATION/PARENT INFORMATION ACCESS The Senate Committee on Education and Workforce voted on a party-line vote to approve a Senate Committee...
Missouri National Education Association President Phil Murray spoke with CNN today regarding a bill that is being introduced in the state legislature that would affect teaching history to Missouri...
By Otto Fajen, MNEA Legislative Director SESSION CONTINUES The legislature re-convened on January 17 after observing the federal Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday on Monday, January 16. Both chambers...
Do you know how your State Teachers' Retirement System works? Do you know how your pension is calculated? It's important to keep in mind that even if you do qualify for an STRS pension (and Social...
New: Monthly State Board Report now available at MNEA Connects Podcast. Listen Here Notes from the January 10, 2023 meeting of the Missouri State Board of Education Missouri Department of Elementary...
One of the most important things that an educator can do, is share your experiences with the elected officials who make choices about schools in Missouri. Capitol Action Days are part of Missouri NEA...
In the spring of 2023, the Missouri National Education Association will celebrate 50 years as Missouri's leading advocate for education employees and the students they serve. Find the poster in the...
By Otto Fajen, MNEA Legislative Director SESSION CONTINUES The 2023 legislative session continued this week. Both chambers were in session, primarily for the introduction of new bills. Session for...
Report your recommendations to Missouri NEA by Feb. 20. The Missouri School Board Election is Tues., April 4. 2023. To report candidates recommended by your local association, please send the name of...
By Otto Fajen, MNEA Legislative Director SESSION BEGINS! The 2023 legislative session began at noon on Wednesday, January 4, 2023. Both chambers swore in newly elected members and selected key...
Notes from the Dec. 13, 2022 meeting of the Missouri State Board of Education, Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Agenda, Minutes, and Recordings from December 13, 2022, of the...
By Daniel Bryar, MNEA General Counsel Something Better magazine, winter 2022 Often, we turn on the news and learn about a data breach somewhere in the world, and that inevitably causes individuals...
Need a little financial boost to assist with a classroom or school project? Apply for a CHEER grant by Feb. 1. Grants of up to $400 each will be awarded to MNEA members for worthy projects...
Teachers report obtaining National Board Certification is one of the most rewarding experiences in their careers. It is a journey filled with self-exploration and examining practices that leads to...
By Otto Fajen, MNEA legislative director Trustees present Jason Steliga, Chair Beth Knes, Vice-Chair Kyle Collins Allie Gassman Sharon Kissinger Eric Park BUDGET AND AUDIT COMMITTEE MEETING...
Missouri Advisory Council of Certification for Educators Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education MNEA representatives on MACCE are Paul Aubrey (North Kansas City NEA), Lisa Baldwin...
MNEA 2023 Spring Representative Assembly Lodge of the Four Seasons, Lake of the Ozarks April 22-23, 2022 Printable Bulletin RA delegates and local leaders: Please share your feedback and suggestions...
This year on #GivingTuesday, which is the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (Nov. 29), consider making a contribution to one or both of the charitable funds below. Contributions made to the MNEA Charitable...
Be sure to display your American Education Week poster in your school. Also, share on Missouri NEA's Facebook page (www.facebook.com/MissouriNEA) how your school community celebrated the week, using...