MEA Webinars


Upcoming MEA Webinars

What I Wish I Knew?

September 28 – 7:00 p.m.

Webinar Info

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Join other early career educators for free PD and networking virtually during our Young Education Professionals of the MEA school kickoff event: What I wish I knew…. Listen as our panel of educators who have “been there, done that” answer the question: “What I wish I knew…”

The Young Education Professionals of the MEA is hosting this virtual event via Zoom on September 28th at 7pm.

This is a great way to connect with other educators your age, learn more about MEA and get some good, free PD! Members and non-members are invited to attend-so ask your friends to join in!

Once you register, your confirmation page will include the Zoom link to the meeting.


MEA Webinars On Demand

Members must register to watch the webinar recordings. Once you register, and your membership is verified, you will receive an email with a link to watch the webinar. 

MEA Back-to-School Webinar: What to Expect This School Year

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Webinar Recording

MEA Back-to-School webinar with Commissioner of Education Pender Makin, Dr Hagler, the President of the Maine Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and Emily Poland, the Nurse Consultant from the Maine Department of Education.  Each panelist provided a wealth of information about what educators can expect this school year, and how best to keep students and staff safe. 

Disclaimer: These webinars are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended as nor are they a substitute for specific legal or other professional advice concerning any individual circumstance. If you have specific questions about your legal or contractual rights after viewing a webinar, contact your MEA field representative for additional assistance.

The webinars and any information or documents displayed during the webinar are proprietary and intended only for member and association use.  Members may print out documents or slides for personal use and reference. For any other use, this material is not be distributed, duplicated, or reproduced in any manner without the explicit consent of MEA General Counsel. If you have any questions, please contact MEA General Counsel, Andrew Mason 207-888-3914.

Equity Begins with Education

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To create schools that are equitable for all students, MEA believes we must work together to better understand how to engage in advocacy for racial and social justice. During the presentation, MEA reviewed its new toolkit to help guide members through this work.

MEA encourages you to take the time to better understand how together we can work to promote diversity, equity and inclusion in our profession and public education.

Webinar Recording

Disclaimer: These webinars are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended as nor are they a substitute for specific legal or other professional advice concerning any individual circumstance. If you have specific questions about your legal or contractual rights after viewing a webinar, contact your MEA field representative for additional assistance.

The webinars and any information or documents displayed during the webinar are proprietary and intended only for member and association use.  Members may print out documents or slides for personal use and reference. For any other use, this material is not be distributed, duplicated, or reproduced in any manner without the explicit consent of MEA General Counsel. If you have any questions, please contact MEA General Counsel, Andrew Mason 207-888-3914.

Public Education During a Pandemic:
A Conversation with Maine Commissioner of Education,
Pender Makin

Webinar Info

Please join the MEA for a discussion with Education Commissioner Pender Makin. In this webinar, educators will hear an overview from the Commissioner about how our schools have fared during the pandemic, what to expect in the months ahead, and best examples of success. The webinar will also include the latest developments from Augusta, including updates on testing and efforts to address workforce shortages in our schools.

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Disclaimer: These webinars are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended as nor are they a substitute for specific legal or other professional advice concerning any individual circumstance. If you have specific questions about your legal or contractual rights after viewing a webinar, contact your MEA field representative for additional assistance.

The webinars and any information or documents displayed during the webinar are proprietary and intended only for member and association use.  Members may print out documents or slides for personal use and reference. For any other use, this material is not be distributed, duplicated, or reproduced in any manner without the explicit consent of MEA General Counsel. If you have any questions, please contact MEA General Counsel, Andrew Mason 207-888-3914.

Update on Changes to Healthcare for Retirees of the Univ of Maine System

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The MEA and our affiliated unions (AFUM, UMPSA, ASCUM) remain deeply concerned about the proposed change to the health care plan for retirees.  We have all been working together to push back against this change.   

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Disclaimer: These webinars are provided for informational purposes only and are not intended as nor are they a substitute for specific legal or other professional advice concerning any individual circumstance. If you have specific questions about your legal or contractual rights after viewing a webinar, contact your MEA field representative for additional assistance.

The webinars and any information or documents displayed during the webinar are proprietary and intended only for member and association use.  Members may print out documents or slides for personal use and reference. For any other use, this material is not be distributed, duplicated, or reproduced in any manner without the explicit consent of MEA General Counsel. If you have any questions, please contact MEA General Counsel, Andrew Mason 207-888-3914.