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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.

The Upcoming Year

Food for thought from a teacher/parent: You, as parents, set the tone of this upcoming year. When your district announces the plans, read them in private; discuss with your spouse/partner alone or away from your children. Then, when you gather … Continue reading

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Covid-19 Questions and Answers

Are you thinking about how school will look in the fall? Click below for some questions and answers regarding leave, illness, levels of infection in our community, etc. Click Here for Covid Q&A  

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NEA Micro-credential Opportunities

NEA will be providing members an opportunity to participate in a virtual Professional Learning Community (PLC) to support successful completion of a NEA Micro-credential from start to finish. Educators who participate in a PLC to complete a micro-credential are more … Continue reading

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June 12th Deadline for Health Care

Make sure you are informed about your options for Health Care. Click the link below for descriptions. ↓ Click Here to see Health Care Options

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20+ Years — THANK YOU!

This week, JEA sent certificates and a Heritage Coffee Card to each of our educators who has served at least 20 years in the district…over 60 of them! We’d like to thank them for all the hard work making Juneau … Continue reading

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