Teachers had a unique opportunity to brainstorm the resources students need most and set the direction for an influx of federal dollars from the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021.
Connecticut 2019 Teacher of the Year Sheena Graham joined legislators, homecare workers, childcare workers, and others at a press conference calling on the state to make long-term investments in education, health care, housing, labor protections, jobs, workforce development, and municipal aid.
Between June and August this year, NEA is holding virtual engagements designed to deepen knowledge, build connections, and create a country that is free, safe, and just for every man, woman, and child.
“We have the opportunity to bring about change,” Avon High School students told their classmates, teachers, parents, and community members at a George Floyd Memorial March and Rally. Watch video.
If you had to take an unpaid leave of absence or reduced hours for a COVID-19-related reason, you may be eligible for unemployment benefits, retroactive to December 6, 2020.
The State Department of Education and Department of Public Health recently clarified that updated masking protocols from the CDC and State of Connecticut do not change masking requirements within public schools.
Open to all CEA members, the 2021 CEA Summer Experience will be a virtual conference offering a great opportunity to learn from your colleagues on a variety of timely topics.
Attend an online meeting May 26 at 7pm or June 2 at 4pm to learn more about the teacher-led campaign to fully fund our schools and other essential services.
May Is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have made wide-ranging contributions to the United States, and you and your students can celebrate their heritage and contributions with lessons and activities.
CEA members gathered outside the State Capitol to send state legislators and leadership a strong message: You must do better for our students and their families.