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Educating Through Crisis: NEA Resources

NEA is fiercely advocating for healthy and safe learning and working environments for students and educators. Check out the latest NEA resources created to help you and fellow NEA members navigate the coronavirus pandemic below.
Published: 10/14/2020

Educator Rights and Finances

Know Your Rights
View our series of webinars to learn how school building closure decisions might affect your employment and benefits.

Student Debt Navigator
Use the NEA Member Benefits Student Debt Navigator to learn how to apply for student loan forgiveness and save your hard-earned money.

Ensuring Safe and Just Schools for All Students
Access the text to a school board resolution you can use to advocate for educator rights to your school board.

Stay in the know with NEA Member Benefits’ free e-newsletters. Now more than ever, saving is key – we have resources in our newlsetters that can improve your financial wellness, as well as help you spend less on shopping and travel. Travel | Shopper’s Guide | Financial Whiteboard

Staying Healthy

NEA School and Campus COVID-19 Reporting Site
NEA’s goal is to use this data to protect educators, students, and their families from unsafe reopening policies, as well as to shine a light on the complete failure of policymakers to listen to educators’ and parents’ warnings about reopening schools and campuses with no plan or regard for student and faculty safety.

Where We Stand
NEA has a list of ‘must haves’ to help you and other NEA members advocate to secure safe and equitable reopening of worksites.

Digital Supports

NEA Virtual Professional Learning
Our library of online courses, webinars and series of distance learning Micro-credentials—built by NEA members, for NEA members—are here to support your professional practice needs.

Learning at Home
NEA is partnering with PBS television station WETA to create resources to help parents support student learning.

Email Updates

Sign up and receive a free NEA face mask or hand sanitizer, while supplies last!

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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.