National Council of Urban Education Associations (NCUEA)
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2016 Fall Conference
When: November 30 - December 3
Where: San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter, 101 Bowie Street, San Antonio, TX 78205
Room Rate: $149.00 per night
Coming soon: How to register and more conference details
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The NCUEA Conference committee is working on plans for the NCUEA Fall conference in San Antonio, TX. There are many important issues facing us and they will be sharing the landscape of the work we have ahead of us.
NEA's Urban Grants
NEA’s Urban Grants support development of large local NEA affiliates representing pre-K-12 educators, higher education faculty, and education support professionals. This grant funding is intended for projects that increase membership recruitment and involvement, build Association capacity, issue organizing and organizing and engage communities. Urban Grants, administered by the NEA Center for Organizing, will be awarded for programs that align with the NEA Strategic Plan. Read More & Apply!
The National Council of Urban Education Associations (NCUEA) is an advocacy organization of local affiliates of the National Education Association (NEA), which is dedicated to strengthening member advocacy and making the NEA more responsive to member needs.
The mission of the National Council of Urban Education Associations is to promote and advance quality Public Education in urban schools by empowering and supporting Local Associations, leaders, and members. In carrying out this mission, NCUEA focuses on the following areas:
- United Voice for Urban Education
- Promotion of and Advocacy for Local Associations
- Partnership with NEA
- Partnerships with Education-Focused Organizations
- Training for Local Urban Leaders
- Human and Civil Rights for All
- Celebration of Diversity
- Communication Among Local Associations
- Staff/Leadership Relationships
- Quality Working Conditions
NCUEA members believe it is their responsibility to communicate their needs clearly and concisely to their colleagues within the NEA. The members believe NCUEA is the most effective method for making their case and for gaining a favorable hearing for their needs. Through the conduct of official business, NCUEA members work in a concerted fashion to influence the direction of NEA.