Writing my way through the school year!

NEA stands for the National Education Association.


RA stands for Representative Assembly.

I attended my 1st NEA Representative Assembly as a delegate. What an amazing experience!


My observations:

  • One of the delegates spoke about using the words of the oppressor. How many times do we, as educators, use the words, “the union”, as if it is not “our union?” WE are the union. WE are what makes up the union. When we address the union as ” the union”, we are giving others the message that we are not part of it, that it is a separate entity. What does Chris Christie say every time he opens his mouth about educators? “The union…”READ MORE
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