Category: Announcements

By Dr. Gregory T. Graves, AEA Associate Executive Secretary The events of the last week of January highlight, in clear terms, what we mean when we say that educators serve the children of Alabama. When I speak of educators, know that I mean everyone employed within our public schools – teachers, custodians, secretaries, counselors, CNP […]

Date: 02/07/14
Category: Announcements

By Anita Gibson, AEA President My first priority this week is simply to say THANK YOU! Thank you for your energy and commitment to the children who have been entrusted into your care. Thank you for going the extra mile, for digging into your own pockets when needed to ensure their success, even to the […]

Date: 02/07/14
Category: Announcements

Montgomery County Engineering Teacher Steve Ballard was named the recipient of the 2014 International Technology and Engineering Education Association (ITEEA) Program of Excellence Award. Presented in October, the award is one of the top national honors presented to technology teachers each year and recognizes outstanding contributions to the engineering profession. The ITEEA mission is “to […]

Date: 01/27/14
Category: Announcements

The Alabama Education Retirees Association, Inc. founded the Alabama Education Retirees Foundation, Inc. to provide scholarships for educators in Alabama’s public schools. The program is open to certified and non-certified school personnel. Applicants must be active AEA members. The Foundation Board is proud to announce that in 2014, nine $1,500 scholarships will be awarded to […]

Date: 01/27/14
Category: Announcements

The NEA Great Public Schools Network is a place where people come together to share ideas and resources to improve student success. NEA is looking to create active communities working together to improve public education at gpsnetwork.org. NEA is looking for online leaders who want to facilitate communities by collaborating through discussions and engaging others […]

Date: 01/17/14
Category: Announcements

The NEA Foundation awarded a $5,000 Student Achievement Grant to Trinity teachers Brandi Ashby and Melanie Dickerson to “bring history to life.” Ashby and Dickerson, English Department chair and History Department chair, respectively, teach at West Morgan High School in Trinity, Alabama. The project entitled, “Live in Your Classroom. Play in Ours…,” is an innovative, […]

Date: 01/17/14
Category: Announcements

Congratulations to Wyndi Evans, West Smiths Station Elementary in Lee County and Debbie Brown, Sulligent Elementary in Lamar County for winning the $250 cash prize for best decorated classrooms.   Winners of the Iron Bowl tickets, $5,000 library funds, and the $1,500 classroom participation for two winning teachers will be announced this week. Stay tuned […]

Date: 11/18/13
Category: Announcements

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Date: 08/14/13
Category: Announcements

The Alabama Education Association (AEA) continues to lead in enhancing student learning. The W. K. Kellogg Foundation and the AEA have begun an initiative to assist families with skills needed to become more involved in the educational process of their children. Sixteen schools from seven school districts are participating in the program. They began their […]

Date: 07/11/13
Category: Announcements