The holiday season will be here soon—get started on your preparations now and take advantage of great savings exclusively for CEA and NEA members.
NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for November 2019
Prepare now for a stress-free and enjoyable holiday season! NEA Click & Save, the online discount buying service for NEA members, highlights select retailers and merchants each month. Check out these featured “Buy-lights” for November!* Read more
This summer, Connecticut’s new professional soccer team, Hartford Athletic, played at the grand reopening of the city’s Dillon Stadium before a sold-out crowd. If you haven’t already, now’s your chance to catch one of the final games of their inaugural season—at an amazing savings!
Thanks to a new partnership, Hartford Athletic is offering CEA members discounted tickets to their October 5 home game, when the team squares off against the Swope Park Rangers. Kickoff is at 7 p.m., and the first 500 fans at the Saturday evening game receive free first-aid kits as part of a community health promotion. Tickets normally priced at $21 are available to CEA members for only $15. Read more
School’s out, but the savings keep coming for CEA members! Take advantage of these sizzling summer offers.
Six Flags Picnic in the Park, August 3
CEA teachers and their families enjoy a discounted rate on park admission and lunch, with free parking! Get your tickets here.
Yankees? Sox? CEA Members Save on Both
Don’t miss CEA Teacher Appreciation Games at Yankee Stadium and Fenway Park this summer. Read more
Looking for something to do this weekend? The Bridgeport Sound Tigers are headed to the playoffs, and CEA members can attend with one of two great ticket packages.
The Sound Tigers are playing THIS Friday and Saturday Night at 7 p.m. against the Hershey Bears in Round 1 of the playoffs. They’re offering CEA members a special ticket and T-shirt package OR a ticket, food, and beverage package. You can also buy your tickets online. Discounted tickets are available for just $12.
Residents of Connecticut pay a lot for propane, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. The average price per gallon for most of this winter has been barely under $3.00.
The price is so high here in the northeast because almost all propane in the United States is stored either in Texas or Oklahoma. The expense of transportation—by pipeline, rail, or container truck—increases the costs.
The good news is that CEA members have a solution available to them: Tankfarm. The Tankfarm Group partners with local propane supplies to install tanks and make deliveries, but it is Tankfarm, not the supplier, that sets the pricing and terms. The result for CEA members? Annual savings that can run into the thousands of dollars.
Here’s how it works:
- You can get an instant quote for propane at tankfarmgroup.com/cea
- If you like the quote, you can apply online in minutes.
- You’ll get an appointment with a Tankfarm partner supplier to have your tanks replaced or inspected.
- Once that’s done, you’ll get your first delivery, and the partner supplier will make sure you never run out of propane.
It’s that simple. The best part is that there are no charges for setup, tanks, or deliveries, and there is no hazmat, low-usage or any other kind of fee. Because you’re a member of CEA, you’ll also receive $50 worth of free propane upon signup and a certificate for a $100 equipment upgrade.
Consider a visit to the Tankfarm website at tankfarmgroup.com/cea to get your instant quote. It might just save you hundreds of dollars.
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Whether you’re staying at home or traveling over the Presidents’ Day long weekend, you can save with CEA member benefits. From discounts at Vermont and Massachusetts ski slopes to savings at area museums to deals on car rentals and airport parking, your CEA membership card goes a long way.
Below are just some of the deals available to you as a CEA member.
From cyberbullying to sexual exploitation, the rapid integration of digital technologies into everyday life can pose risks for students. Whether they are incorporating Instagram or Twitter into lesson plans or using it for personal communications, teachers also face social media pitfalls—not only personal risks but professional and legal exposure as well.
As more devices become Internet-enabled—24 billion by 2020, according to a recent estimate—experts find that many of these devices lack proper encryption and other basic security measures.
Learn how to protect yourself, your family, and your students. Click here for more information from CEA-endorsed USI insurance, which has helped CEA members save thousands on home and auto insurance. Find out more about USI insurance options for CEA members.
Where do you turn for savings on theater tickets, insurance, appliances, cars, and more? If you’re not regularly visiting the NEA Member Benefits and CEA Member Benefits websites, you’re missing out.
NEA Member Benefits recently launched a new, member-centric website that’s simple to use and structured so that you can easily find discounts on the products and services you use.
The Member Benefits section of the CEA website is celebrating one year since its redesign, and we’ve just recently added a new feature, which showcases limited-time offers.
Make full use of your CEA and NEA memberships—don’t let these savings pass you by.
Visit cea.org/mb to see all the ways you can save on everything from groceries to entertainment.
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Cambridge Credit Counseling Student Loan Counseling Manager Gordon Oliver and CEA Educational Issues Specialist Michele O’Neill talked with CEA members at a recent Degrees Not Debt workshop.
Connecticut has the highest average student loan debt of any state in the nation at $38,510, according to a recent analysis. That’s why CEA has partnered with Cambridge Credit Counseling to help members get back on solid financial ground.
With an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, Cambridge Credit Counseling is a nonprofit agency that can help CEA members learn about eliminating student loan debt by reducing payments or taking advantage of loan forgiveness plans that many borrowers are unaware of. Cambridge Credit Counseling will identify all the repayment programs available to you based on your unique situation. Read more