The Maine Education Association is thrilled to extend an invitation to you for a unique and enriching event that caters specifically to early career educators and education majors – the Early Career EdPalooza hosted by MEA. 

Early Career EdPaloozaConnect Through Knowledge, Inspire Through Education 

  • Date: Saturday, March 16th 
  • Time: 8:45 AM– 3:45 PM
  • Location: King Middle School, Portland Maine 
  • Lodging: Discounted room block available

Connect Through Knowledge, Inspire Through Education 
This event is designed for educators in their first five years on the job or those pursuing a career in education. Early Career EdPalooza is a fantastic opportunity to connect with fellow educators from public schools across the state.

Beyond networking you will have the opportunity to attend essential training sessions designed to enhance your effectiveness as an educator and leader. The knowledge gained can also contribute towards your recertification. 

Highlighted Sessions Include: 

  • Addressing Challenging Behaviors 
  • AI in Education 
  • Supporting Student Attendance 
  • Preparing and Participating in IEP and 504 Meetings 
  • Employment Law Basics 
  • Understanding Your Contract 
  • Preparing for Recertification 
  • Financial Literacy

To secure your spot and access more details about the event, please visit our event page.

We look forward to seeing you at Early Career EdPalooza! Together, we’ll embark on a journey of connecting through knowledge and inspiring through education. Have a colleague who isn’t yet a member of MEA? Invite them along! This event is a fantastic opportunity to showcase the benefits of belonging to our community.