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NEA Today

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NEA provides the latest education news and tells the stories of the educators making our public schools work. Learn more about our activism on key issues facing our 3 million members, and hear what those members have to say about the current events that affect them.
Whether you’re a college student about to enter your first job in education or have retired from working in schools, we have something for you. Find the information (and inspiration) you need in one of our publications.


Each day, NEA Today brings you the latest take on what’s happening in the world of education, our responses, and our members' perspectives.

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NEA Today is the flagship publication of the 3 million-member National Education Association. Online and via quarterly print issues sent to educators nationwide, the publication explores today’s toughest teaching challenges and solutions.

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NEA publishes magazines focused on the issues and interests of aspiring educators, retired educators, and members working in higher education. Explore past and current issues of NEA Today for Aspiring Educators, NEA-Retired, and Higher Ed Advocate.
NEA member Megan McCurley
We’ve come to understand as a community school that you must ask thoughtful questions, dig in, and do a little research, and then turn around with targeted tactics—quickly and strategically. Educators can’t do that alone.
Quote by: Megan McCurley, Community Schools Coordinator
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NEA Today's mobile app gives you access to all the public education news, trends and views found in our print magazine, plus exclusive multimedia content that take you deeper into our stories. With a single download you’ll get new, feature articles delivered biweekly from NEA Today—our flagship K-12 publication—plus content collections specifically tailored to retired educator and educators new to the profession.

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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.