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Professional Excellence From Members, For Members
Our community of experts share lesson plans, activities, advice, and more to help you help your students.
Activity

Teaching About 9/11

The following lessons and resources will help provide context for examining events before, during, and after the attacks.
Advice

How to Identify Bullying

We must be able to identify bullying in order to intervene. Once bullying is identified, we can take the necessary actions to stop bullying and prevent it from occurring in the future.
Advice

How To Be an Advocate for Bullied Students

We must create a culture in our schools, which will hopefully spread to society, where everyone is treated respectfully and bullying is correctly understood and addressed.
Activity

Teaching Students Healthy Habits

As students across the country head back to school, a fun and educational program reinforces the importance of healthy habits at school and home.
Advice

The Benefits of Collective Bargaining

NEA members negotiate for more than their own economic security through collective bargaining. They are also securing vital resources to help communities bring in more public resources to improve education.
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Go local, get active.

The best way you can support students and protect public education is to get involved directly in your community. At NEA, we partner closely with our state and local affiliates to support you where you live and work.
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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.