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May Deals and Discounts from NEA Member Benefits

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

Teacher Discounts at Cirque du Soleil, Stars on Ice

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.

March Deals and Discounts from NEA Member Benefits

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

January Deals and Discounts from NEA Member Benefits

A new year means new discounts from NEA Member Benefits. Check out the highlighted offers for January.

NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for January 2018

Reorganize for the New Year! 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 January!* Read more

6 Scams to Watch Out for This Holiday Season

It’s the most wonderful time of the year—for scam artists and other would-be thieves. Every time you swipe your credit card at the register or enter your personal information on a website, you risk having your sensitive data fall into the wrong hands. And as you count down the remaining shopping days in the season, you may let down your guard in a mad dash to check everything off your list.

“The holiday season is a busy time for consumers, when we do the majority of our shopping for the year, and hackers are priming themselves for the wave of data coming in,” says Yaron Samid, founder of personal finance app BillGuard (which was acquired by lending site Prosper in October 2015). “This is the Super Bowl of scam season.”

To keep your holidays happy and your identity safe, be wary of these six common scams. Read more

Explore CEA’s New Member Benefits Website and Score a Chance to Win Big!

As a CEA member, you can save hundreds—even thousands—of dollars a year on everything from groceries, furniture, and home appliances to school supplies, travel, and car purchases and repairs. And now it’s even easier to find out what discounts are available.

CEA has redesigned the member benefits portion of the website to improve navigation. The site features better-than-ever savings in seven categories—including attractions and recreation, sports and entertainment, travel, shopping, and health and medical products.

Every week now through January visit the site for several chances to win great prizes, including free theater tickets, $100 gift cards, hockey four-packs, adventure park climbing passes, and more. There is no limit on the number of times you can enter, and every member who enters is qualified to win a grand prize guided tour vacation package from NEA Member Benefits.

This week’s prize is a $100 Visa gift card.

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High School & Middle School Teachers: Apply Now for a California Casualty Athletics Grant

Bloomfield’s 5th-8th grade softball team received a California Casualty Athletics Grant last year to purchase uniforms and needed equipment. Coach Mary Kay Rendock is at right and assistant coach Lauren Serafino is at left.

Public high schools and middle schools in need of financial help can score up to $3,000 for their sports programs with a California Casualty Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant. California Casualty, provider of the NEA® Auto & Home Insurance Program, is providing grants to offset budget cuts that have affected middle and high school athletics.

Click here for details and entry forms. Applications must be received by January 15, 2018 for consideration for the 2017-2018 school year.

Thanks to a California Casualty Athletics Grant, last year Mary Kay Rendock, a math instructional coach at Carmen Arace Intermediate School in Bloomfield, was able to purchase uniforms, specialty catcher gloves, and other crucial equipment for the girls middle school softball team she coaches.
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November Deals and Discounts from NEA Member Benefits

The holidays will be here soon—remember to check out the savings available from NEA Member Benefits!

NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for November 2017

Enjoy the holidays more by planning now and shopping early! 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

Teacher Evaluation Made Simple Thanks to CEA Guide

What happens when you find out you’re being evaluated for the first time…in June?

What if you never got feedback on your last observation—and your next one’s coming up?

Are your student learning objectives (SLOs) appropriate? Do you have any say in setting them?

Get the answers to these and other questions in CEA’s free new guide, Teacher Evaluation Made Simple, available exclusively to CEA members.

September Deals and Discounts from NEA Member Benefits

September is here, and whether you’re looking for school supplies, a new outfit, or planning ahead for a Columbus Day vacation, NEA Member Benefits has savings and discounts you should check out.

NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for September 2017

 All revved up for the new school year? 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 September!* Read more