MEA Contracts: Best of the Best

Collective bargaining gives educators a voice. Through collective bargaining, MEA members negotiate for more than their own economic security. They are also securing vital resources to help their students and the communities in which they live. Every organization, including schools and higher education institutions, can benefit from the ideas and expertise of its employees. Negotiations…

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School Safety

Every educator, parent and community member has the hope that our schools are safe places for students to learn. In an effort to reach that goal, a group of both security and education stakeholders, including the MEA and the Maine Department of Education, came together to find 20 strategies for safer, more effective schools. The…

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Free Stuff!

It’s one of the best four letter words out there-FREE-especially when you’re on a tight budget. Maine Educator found a few freebies! Shakespeare Library Tales from Shakespeare by Charles and Mary Lamb (Grades 3-8) Downloadable audio files of Tales from Shakespeare, prose retellings of nineteen plays. A good introduction for young readers to the study of…

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