Governance Documents

Bylaws
Constitution
New Business Items
Standing Rules
Governance Calendar

AUGUST

11 Screening and Endorsement—State legislature
13 MEA Board of Directors Meeting
15 MEA Representative Assembly “extaordinary” session

SEPTEMBER

7 Labor Day
11 Clyde Russell Trust Committee
11 MEA Board Policy Committee
12 MEA-Retired Day of Caring
12-13 MEA Board of Directors Meeting
25-26 NEA Board of Directors Meeting

OCTOBER

3 Committee Chair Breakfast with Board and Staff Liasons – 8:30 a.m.
3 Committee Day – MEA HQ Augusta
3 For ESP, GR, HCRCA, IPD, Resolutions, SWB, S & B – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
12 Indigenous Peoples’ Day
TBD MEA Fall Conference

NOVEMBER

3 Election Day
11 Veterans Day
TBD NCSEA Fall Conference
16-20 American Education Week
26 Thanksgiving
27 MEA Offices Closed

DECEMBER

4 MEA Board Policy Committee Meeting
4 MEA Audit Committee Meeting, Clyde Russell Trust Meeting
5-6 MEA Board of Directors Meeting
7 NEA Board of Directors Virtual Meeting (if needed)
24-31 MEA Offices Closed
Christmas 25

JANUARY

1 New Year’s Day – MEA Offices Closed
9 Committee Chair Meeting – 9:00 a.m.
9 Committee Day
9 ESP, GR, HCRCA, IPD, Resolutions, SWB, S&B, Strategic Budge – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
18 Martin Luther King Jr. Day
TBD NEA’s MLT/WLT East

FEBRUARY

6-7

MEA Board of Directors Meeting

12-13

NEA Board of Directors Meeting
State Vice Presidents’/Secretary-Treasurers’ Training
NEA Foundation Excellence in Education Gala

13

Clyde Russell Scholarship Readers
15 Presidents’ Day
15-19 School Winter Break
20 Clyde Russell Scholarship Readers (snow day)

MARCH

1 Read Across America
6 Committee Chair Meeting – 9:00 a.m.
6 Committee Day – ESP, GR, HCRCA, IPD, SWB – 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
12-14 NEA Leadership Summit, Higher Ed Conference, NEA Retired Conference
19 Structure & Bylaws Committee ONLY
20 Committee Chair Meeting – 9:00 a.m.
26 Clyde Russell Trust Committee – 4:30 p.m.
27-28 MEA Board of Directors Meeting

APRIL

3 Clyde Russell Trust Committee – Interviews
4 Easter
TBD MEA Spring Conference
17 Higher Ed Delegate Assemblies — tentative
19 NEA Board of Directors Virtual Meeting (if needed)
19 Patriots’ Day
19-23 School Spring Break Week
26 Pre-RA Overview Meeting (PROM) Districts H, I (Auburn Area)
27 Pre-RA Overview Meeting (PROM) Districts J, K, L, M (Portland Area)

MAY

3-7 Teacher Appreciation Week
3 Pre-RA Overview Meeting (PROM) Districts A (Aroostook County)
4 National Teacher Day
4 Pre-RA Overview Meeting (PROM) Distrits B, C, D (Bangor Area)
5 Pre-RA Overview Meeting (PROM) Districts E, F, G (Augusta Area)
8 Committee Chair Meeting – 9:00 a.m.
8 Committe Day – ESP, GR, HCRCA, IPD, SWB – 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
8 Pre-NEA RA Delegates Meeting – 2:00 p.m.
14-15 NEA Board of Directors Meeting
21 MEA Board of Directors Meeting
22-23 MEA Representative Assembly
31 Memorial Day

JUNE

TBD NEA Retired Annual Meeting
TBD NEA Aspiring Educators Conference
TBD Social Justice Conference
TBD NCSEA Summer Meeting

JULY

1 NEA Board of Directors Meeting
2-6 NEA Representative Assembly, Denver, CO
4 Independence Day
5 Independence Day (Observed)
TBD Local Treasurer Trainings
TBD Local Presidents Meetings
19 MEA Board of Directors Staff Meeting
20-22 MEA Board of Directos Meetings