TEA Offerings:

Open to all TEA members! Register now to earn valuable PDP credits and take advantage of the early-bird registration fee of $25 per participant, which has been extended through May 7.  After this date, the fee will be $35The deadline for registration is Tuesday, June 1.  All fees are nonrefundable and must be paid by this date.  Each participant must complete a registration form using the following link: https://cvent.me/34DB3Z. Payment options and instructions are included in the link. Please send questions regarding registration and payment to Marianne Staley at mstaley@tnea.org. 

Keynote speakers include Meena Harris, founder of Phenomenal Woman and best-selling children’s author, and Tena Clark, Grammy-award winning music producer, CEO of DMI Music and Media Solutions, and civil rights activist. Upon conclusion of SLA, participants will receive a free copy of Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea written by keynote speaker, Meena Harris.

Breakout sessions:
I Was Injured On the Job: What Do I Do Now?
Bridges Out of Poverty
Diversity: Urgency of Awareness
Local Legends:  From the Ground Up
Free Speech: It’s Not All It’s Cracked Up to Be for Public Employees

Driving Year-Round Membership
Opportunity Myth:  Why Merit Means Less Than You Think, and Access Means More Than You Know
Staying Resilient When Teaching Hurting Students
The Essentials of an Essential Association Representative
Who Are the Policy Makers, Decision Makers and Stakeholders of Tennessee Education?
Building Local Capacity Through IPD Committees and Engaging Early Career Educators