Despite the projected membership loss, the union's revenue will increase by about $7 million next year because of a dues increase for teachers and support employees.
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July 02, 2020
July 01, 2020
Lily Eskelsen García, a former Utah Teacher of the Year who got her start in schools as a lunch lady, will soon step down as president of the National Education Association.
April 21, 2020
The teachers' union's board of directors voted to cancel in-person attendance at its annual Representative Assembly due to the coronavirus outbreak and will conduct a scaled-down virtual convention instead.
November 13, 2019
Teachers in Little Rock, Ark., will be on the picket lines Thursday for only the second time in the school district's history.
October 24, 2019
Union leaders are holding civil disobedience training sessions as negotiations with the city stall.
July 08, 2019
About 6,000 delegates met in Houston last week and voted on measures related to abortion, white fragility, teacher diversity, and teacher strikes.
July 06, 2019
After years of resistance, delegates of the National Education Association voted to open up membership to non-educator "allies."
July 05, 2019
Hundreds of educators left the national union assembly to protest against family separations at a nearby facility for immigrant children in Houston.
June 14, 2019
The National Education Association's 2019-20 budget shows that the membership losses were not as bad as anticipated.
April 16, 2018
The New York Times asked teachers to share what their classroom conditions really look like. Other teachers on social media are doing the same.