It didn’t seem possible, but educators have been asked to do even more for students since the outbreak of the coronavirus. These resources, vetted by NEA’s Office of General Counsel, will help you take care of yourself and your family while you do the work you love.
FAQ: COVID-19 and Liability Waivers
COVID-19 and Workers Compensation
FAQ: Paid Leave and Unemployment Rights
Paraeducator and Other Education Support Professional Rights: In-Person Instruction and Other Student Supports
COVID-19 and Educator Workload
FAQ: Educator Rights to Leave Under Federal Law
Educator Rights to Accommodations
Educator Rights and Benefits Amid Schools Closings: FAQ
50% of our students are students of color. As an African-American male, I know firsthand that we feel that politicians and corporations are rushing to reopen at our expense.