Letter to Members: It’s a New Day

As your new MEA officers, we are proud to represent Michigan’s educators, as we work together to continue to advocate for the educational tools all students need and the professional support all school employees deserve. And now more than ever, we believe that our hard work and dedication over the past ten years have been […]

Saginaw Valley prof talks design and preparing students for careers

MEA member J. Blake Johnson received MEA’s Distinguished Servant of Public Education Award for the Cardinal Solutions program he founded at Saginaw Valley State University (SVSU) in 2013, which allows students to do design and other work for local nonprofits and businesses before graduation. ____________________________________________________________________ What art and design work did you do before becoming […]

MEA Voice Magazine – August 2023 Issue

Click to view online. In this issue: Letter to Members: It’s a New Day The Future is Now: Program pairing retirees with student teachers is expanding New MEA officers promise hopeful change: ‘We need to find joy again’ PERA bills pass. Collective bargaining rights restored. Special ed paraeducators share challenges and needs Voice’s Ortega named […]