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This website is for members of the Manchester Education Association to easily access information about local, state, and federal educational issues and events.
CEA 2019 Legislative Priorities
The 2019 Connecticut General Assembly is in session and the CEA is actively working with legislators to address teacher concerns. This year’s top teacher legislative priorities include protecting local public school funding, securing teacher pensions and repealing the 1% teacher tax, providing a safe and secure learning environment, protecting teachers’ rights to negotiate, promoting minority teacher recruitment, and protecting teachers against unsubstantiated DCF claims.
Please get involved and contact your legislators!
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Second Annual Trivia Night!
The MEA’s Second Annual Trivia Night held on February 8, 2019 was a huge success! Over $4000 was raised for the MHS Scholarship Fund!
SUMMER 2018 EVENTS
The 2018 National Education Association Representative Assembly was held over the 4th of July week in Minneapolis, Minnesota this year. Attending from Manchester were Barb Kastner, Joan Corwin, Tom Nicholas, Kate Dias, and Stefanie Grande (pictured L to R). The 2018 NEA Northeast Institute 2.0 was held August 12th-15th in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. MEA Vice-President Shelley Carlson, MEA Reps Joan Corwin (Bowers), Martha DiGiovanni (Bowers), and Stefanie Grande (MHS) along with CEA UniServe Rep Marty Deren and CEA Training and Organizational Development Specialist Joe Zawawi attended this three day conference and worked together to develop a Mental Health Campaign to benefit the Manchester community.
CEA’s New Teacher Conference
2017-2018 MEA Year in Review