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Minority Leadership and Women’s Leadership Training Conferences

WEST CONFERENCE

Friday, December 9 - Sunday, December 11, 2016

EAST CONFERENCE

Friday January 27 - Sunday January 29, 2017

Preparing early career educators and emerging leaders to be powerful advocates for their students, their profession, and their Association. The hands-on training curriculum teaches participants foundational leadership skills, the logistics of running for elected office, and how to advocate for student-centered policies and social justice issues that impact their schools and communities. >>Read More


Social Justice Activist of the Year

This award recognizes one exceptional NEA member who demonstrates the ability to lead, organize and engage educators, parents, and the community to advocate on social justice issues that impact the lives of students, fellow educators and the communities they serve. Nominations for 2016 are coming soon. >>Read More


social media shareables

Find memes, videos, post cards, and posters to share as you advocate for social justice in your school and community here.


MORE VALUABLE RESOURCES FOR EDUCATORS SUPPORTING DREAMERS


LOCATE SAFE ZONE SCHOOL DISTRICTS 
Sample resolution and district policy that can be used as a template or guidance for local school districts to create their own Safe Zones resolutions.


TAKE ACTION: STAND UP FOR OUR IMMIGRANT STUDENTS AND COMMUNITIES


Learn more about the work of educator activists in the fight for racial, social and economic justice in public education:


When A student Asks: Am I going to Die?

From Lily's Blackboard:

Hear from Flint, Michigan educators whose students have been drinking contaminated water - poisoned water - for over a year. Have they have been harmed in ways that might not show for years? Read more