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Nurses & Others: Get Added Liability Coverage Through NEA

Nurses who teach or supervise in the medical arts might want to consider NEA’s Educators Employment Liability Insurance.For $13, NEA provides nurses, other health educators and athletic trainers added liability for teaching and supervisory responsibilities. The policy for active and active part-time NSEA members covers nurses for:Rendering first-aid and regular nurse services as a part of employment.Administering oral prescription medicine to...

30 Nebraska Counties Eligible for Disaster Relief Program

June was a destructive month in Nebraska. Two tornadoes, including a powerful EF4 twister, struck Pilger on June 16, and multiple tornadoes, hailstorms, windstorms and other damaging weather was reported.By early July, no less than 30 Nebraska counties had become eligible for the National Education Association’s Member Benefits (NEAMB) Disaster Relief Program (DRP).NEAMB activated the relief program in mid-June with a dozen counties, and then...

Kansas City Chiefs Ticket Offer for NSEA Members

Kansas City Chiefs Season and Individual Game Ticket OfferThe Kansas City Chiefs will make their 2014 regular season debut on Sunday, September 7th vs. the Tennessee Titans! The Chiefs and the Nebraska State Education Association are teaming up to offer members a chance to be part of the Sea of Red. The 2014 home schedule is stacked with teams like the Patriots and Seahawks as well as divisional rivals Broncos, Raiders and Chargers. ...

Inequality for All?

Reich: Investment in Education ‘A Public Good’ In 1999, 29.7 percent of Nebraska households were labeled as ‘low income’ by the U.S. Census Bureau. By 2012, that number had grown to 33.9 percent.In 2000, 10 percent of Nebraska children were living in poverty, according to the Census Bureau. By 2012, that number had nearly doubled, to 17.9 percent.Those numbers illustrate the “hollowing out of the middle class” as more Nebraska – and...

Children’s Fund: Created to Help Kids

Members Can Request Funding to Aid KidsScribbled in a child’s block letters, the selfless note above is the kind that regularly lands in the NSEA mailbox, thanks to the good work of the NSEA Children’s Fund.Kids across Nebraska have received new coats, clothes, underwear, shoes, eyeglasses, and more, when those items are needed.Clearly, such testimonials show that the NSEA Children’s Fund makes a difference.Every NSEA member knows of children in...

2014-2015 Bargaining Information

Here are the 2014-2015 state aid, budget lid & levy information for each school district in Nebraska. Data from previous years is also available for comparison.2014-2015 Bargaining Pages- All pages249 pagesSchool Districts: A17 pagesSchool Districts: B17 pagesSchool Districts: C22 pagesSchool Districts: D - E19 pagesSchool Districts: F - G18 pagesSchool Districts: H - J19 pagesSchool Districts: K - L19 pagesSchool Districts: M17 pagesSchool...

Take Your NSEA Savings Everywhere!

Display Your Coupons, Look for Deals & Discounts With NSEA’s ‘My Deals’ AppNSEA members — always on the go — can save time and money with the ‘My Deals’ smartphone application.The My Deals application allows members to use their smartphones to display and present for use the coupons offered by participating merchants. My Deals also allows members to search for coupons and savings opportunities on their smartphones.To download the app and...

Professional Papers: Keep Them Handy

Filing Now Can Resolve Disputes Later Every educator -- and every educational support professional, as well -- should keep and have easy access to a 'professional papers' file that includes all records and documents relating to your employment status. Of importance, according to NSEA Director of Advocacy Trish Guinan, are copies of all papers, letters, documents or responses to queries that are submitted to administrators. Copies of...

NSEA Text Alerts!

It's just become easier to be "in the know and the first to know." NSEA text message alerts! NSEA has created three text messaging groups, and members can sign up for one, two or all three options. The all member group will receive short text messages on general information relating to NSEA activities. The Legislative group will receive texts pertaining to state and federal lawmaking. The SEAN group will focus on events and issues for that NSEA...

The NSEA Open: Regional Advocacy Conference

Click here to register!After meeting annually at a single, central location, NSEA’s vaunted Advocacy Conference is going regional!For more than 30 years NSEA has used the Advocacy Conference to train local association negotiators in the art of bargaining; to update them on changes in state law or health plan rates; to provide the latest update on state aid projections, and more.For all of those years, the Advocacy Conference has met in a central...

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