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NEA provides guidance and resources for returning to classrooms safely, and with an emphasis on racial and social justice.
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COVID-19: Take Action

Here's what you can do to help students, educators, and families through the pandemic.

Cancel Standardized Tests During the Pandemic

American students are still navigating the most difficult year of learning in modern history. The last thing they need is to be forced to take a stressful test that will not be an effective barometer of their needs and accomplishments. Read the open letter and add your name to cancel the tests.


Get Vaccinated

Educators and school personnel in K-12 schools now have priority access to the COVID-19 vaccine in all US states, territories, and the District of Columbia.

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Become a Community Ally

Together, we will advocate for legislation to help students, educators, and public schools navigate the fallout from COVID-19. But we need your support. Become a community ally for $25 and help fund our efforts.

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Share Your Story

As the country grapples with the impact of COVID-19, our members are looking for help and hope. Use the form below to share how you’re getting through this tough time, a story about an educator going beyond the call of duty, or an inspiring photo or video.

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NEA provides guidance and resources for returning to classrooms safely, and with an emphasis on racial and social justice.
National Education Association

Great public schools for every student

The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.