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About JEA

Juneau Education Association (JEA) is an affiliate of NEA-Alaska and the National Education Association. JEA's purpose is: a) To represent its members in their relations with their employer. b) To develop and promote the professional interests and concerns of the members. c) To promote professional attitudes and ethical conduct among teachers. d) To work for the welfare of school children, the advancement of education, and the improvement of instructional opportunities for all. e) To encourage teachers to exercise their rights and privileges as citizens and to provide leadership in civil affairs. f) To hold property and funds for the attainment of Association purposes.

Labor Day Picnic

Unions! Thank you for weekends, for workplace safety, collective bargaining, and more. Picnic coming up with many different Juneau unions represented. Grab your family, come on by, and have lunch. Solidarity!

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Congratulations!

JEA honored its members with 20+ years of teaching last week at a fun dinner at the Hangar Ballroom. It was a wonderful turnout and allowed us to celebrate our wonderful colleagues who have given years of dedication, professionalism, and … Continue reading

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Red For Ed Rally

Thank you to our hundreds of supporters who came to the rally on April 13th to support public education!

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Jump Start Class for National Board Certification – this June!

Jump Start toward National Board Certification Date:              June 4 – June 7, 2019 Location:       University of Alaska, Anchorage (UAA) NEA-Alaska Jump Start is a 4-day workshop that provides support for educators planning to pursue National Board Certification from the National … Continue reading

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Read Across Alaska!

— Friday, March 1 from 5:00 – 6:30 PM at the Walter Soboleff Building (Sealaska Heritage Building) — Saturday, March 2 from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the Valley Library Join your fellow Alaskans as we READ ACROSS ALASKA! … Continue reading

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Budget Proposal

Don’t lose heart — most legislators agree that the proposal is not what Alaska needs. Contact your legislator today! https://www.ktuu.com/content/news/Senate-Democrats-say-education-funding-completely-unacceptable-and-506012841.html          

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Kick-off this Friday!

Join your colleagues in a show of unity and solidarity as we begin negotiations. Drop by Dzantik’i Heeni Middle School this Friday anytime between 4:00 – 5:30 to ask questions, get swag, gear, stickers, etc.  We are stronger when we … Continue reading

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