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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...

Teachers’ Association Denounces Racist Blog

Applauds Ricketts’ Condemnation of Blog and His Call for Civil DiscourseFor Immediate ReleaseJan. 14, 2015LINCOLN -- The Nebraska State Education Association, representing 28,000 teachers and other public education employees, denounced newly elected Nebraska Board of Education member Pat McPherson of Omaha for racist posts in his “Objective Conservative” blog.At least four separate postings on McPherson’s blog described President Barack Obama as...

Scholarships Available!

Check out these opportunities available to NSEA members. The application deadline for both is Saturday, February 14, 2015. If you have questions on either, please contact Sally Bodtke ( at (800) 742-0047.Blue Cross Blue Shield Scholarship ApplicationBelz/Lynch/Krause Educational Grant Fund