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What are micro-credentials? • Micro-credentials are a competency-based recognition that can be issued for formal and informal professional learning experiences to support educators developing skills and acquiring knowledge to improve classroom practices that support student success. Why offer micro-credentials? • Micro-credentials offer personalized learning experiences for educators. • Micro-credentials are on demand. The learning happens […]

Date: 09/28/17
Category: Announcements, Home, Uncategorized

Recognizing that AEA’s classroom teachers possess a great deal of experience and expertise to be shared with colleagues around instructional and teacher leadership issues, the Association of Classroom Teachers (ACT) is continuing the Dr. Tyna Davis Innovation in Education Scholarship. Seven (7) $500 scholarships for innovative teaching and learning projects to be implemented in Alabama’s […]

Date: 09/06/17
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Date: 08/25/17
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The Human and Civil Rights Division of the Alabama Education Association is holding its Minority Leadership Training Conference on November 3-5, 2017, at the Perdido Beach Resort in Orange Beach, Alabama. Registration will begin on Friday, November 3rd at 4:00 p.m., with the opening session beginning at 7:00 p.m. Registration is $30 for members and […]

Date: 08/22/17
Category: Announcements, Conferences, Home, Uncategorized

AEA won the PEEHIP lawsuit!  In a much-anticipated ruling, Montgomery County Judge Johnny Hardwick issued a decision in favor of AEA.  In the lawsuit, AEA contended that the PEEHIP Board violated the Alabama Open Meetings Act.  In his 13-page order, Judge Hardwick agreed with AEA’s contentions and ruled that the actions taken at that meeting, […]

Date: 08/21/17
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This is HUGE! HUGE! Health care costs increase. No substantial raises. We know how bad it is.  AEA doesn’t accept the status quo – we ACT! And we have a visionary solution! With the AEA MedNetwork member benefit, your AEA membership covers your primary care visit copays beginning September 1 in select counties and expanding […]

Date: 08/11/17
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The NEA is looking for “a few great members” to help us support members across the country!  During the 2017-18 school year, we are looking fro 48 Virtual Coaches to support our Early Career Learning Labs (ECLL) program and 32 Course Facilitators to support our online Blended Learning courses. If you are a member interested in supporting other members […]

Date: 07/28/17
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The AEA Policies and Procedures Committee met on Friday, April 28, 2017, to canvass the AEA Runoff Elections. All results are posted below.  2016-17 AEA Runoff Election Results Runoff Election Winners are: AEA President Sherry Tucker AEA District 2 Director         Elaine Carter AEA District 4 Director         Laura Hill AEA […]

Date: 04/29/17
Category: AEA Elections, Home, Uncategorized

At the December meeting of the PEEHIP Board of Control, several Board members attempted to have the recent PEEHIP increases reversed. Their efforts failed by the slimmest of margins, 8-7, after Teacher Representative Ricky Whaley and Chair Luke Hallmark both made the comment that everyone they had spoken with “was okay” with the premium and […]

Date: 12/20/16
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The Association of Classroom Teachers (ACT) is now accepting nominations for ACT Officers and Board of Directors. The 2017 ACT nomination forms are now available. State officers shall have been members of the Association of Classroom Teachers for three (3) years prior to election and will serve for two (2) years. District Directors shall have been members […]

Date: 11/30/16
Category: Announcements, Home, Uncategorized