Educators are eligible for a variety of travel discounts—many of which you may not know about. Here are seven insider tips for finding fabulous vacation values at museums, hotels, theme parks, and other travel attractions.
1. Use your NEA member benefits.
As an NEA member, you qualify for exclusive travel discounts. The NEA Click & Save program can help you save on luggage, theme park tickets, restaurant gift certificates, travel apparel, and more. Members are also eligible for discounts on car rentals from five major companies and guided vacations offered by Trafalgar. Don’t miss NEA Vacations for travel discounts that range from flights to hotels to cruises. Read more
During the school year, you’re laser-focused on your students and your responsibilities at school. But come summertime, you finally have a chance to focus on you.
Whether you want to tackle a big home project or reassess your finances, jet off on a much-needed vacation, or just kick back and relax for a change, your summer is a blank slate. What will you do?
Here are a few ideas for smart ways you can spend your break, plus some benefits for NEA members that can help you make the most of your time off. Read more
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.
New discounts are added regularly, and CEA members are now saving on
This October take full advantage of your CEA and NEA membership to enjoy savings at the GE Appliances Store, get a great deal on a new or used car, take advantage of exclusive savings and shop the world’s largest cruise sale, and more.
NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for October 2018
The new school year is in full swing, and the fall season is upon us. Get ready for changing weather and invigorating outdoor activities with the proper clothing, footwear and equipment! 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 October!* Read more
“A union allows teachers to be stronger,” says Cooperative Education Services Education Association building rep Marilyn Della Rocco. “Together we can accomplish more and have more of a voice.”
Della Rocco, a preschool teacher at Six to Six Interdistrict Magnet School in Bridgeport who also serves as co-vice president of her local association, says it’s very important for teachers to be engaged with their union because there are many groups who seek to erode teachers’ rights.
“The rights to a half-hour lunch, being able to have prep time, having class sizes that are appropriate to the developmental stage of the children—these are all things teachers enjoy today because our union has fought for them over the years,” she says. “Without a union, things would be very different.” Read more
CEA Teacher Development Specialist Kate Field leads a teacher evaluation workshop.
The CEA Professional Learning Academy offers a wealth of professional development opportunities, aligned with Connecticut’s professional learning standards, to improve teaching practice and enhance student learning.
Through the CEA Professional Learning Academy, members can attend free workshops, conferences, and trainings developed by experienced educators, administrators, and experts in law and special education. CEA is a State Department of Education designated provider of professional development.
CEA offers workshops and seminars on dozens of topics, including Read more
From great deals on your next car to discounts at the GE Appliances Store to a new, affordable group tour program for NEA Members, there are lots of opportunities to save this May through NEA Member Benefits.
NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for May 2018
Whether you’re celebrating a graduation, a new baby or an upcoming wedding, make the occasion special! 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 May!* Read more
Don’t miss Stars on Ice, April 22, at the XL Center in Hartford, where CEA members save $10 per ticket! The best of U.S. Olympic skating will be coming to you direct from the 2018 Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, in an all-new Stars on Ice show, featuring America’s top medal contenders. (This offer is valid on select seating and ends April 19 at 5 p.m. Use promo code SGFRIEND at 1-877-522-8499 or click here to order online. )
Also, Cirque du Soleil’s Corteo is back, and CEA members save on tickets! Choose from seven spectacular performances, July 18-22, at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport. Orders must be placed by July 1.
There are so many benefits to being a member of CEA and NEA, and among them are the savings you receive on certain products and services. You can always visit the CEA Member Benefits website for regular savings just for CEA members, and the NEA Member Benefits site for discounts for all NEA members.
Below are specific offers NEA Member Benefits is highlighting for March. Read more