SMEA News

MATE workshop designed for aspiring, practicing teachers

Are you feeling adrift in all that it takes to be a teacher today —struggling students, classroom management challenges?  technology? The Michigan Association of Teacher Educators (MATE) may be able to provide you with some guidance at its Spring 2014 Aspiring and Practicing Teacher Workshop, March 22, 2014 at Wayne State University.

Student MEA Conference to be held Saturday in East Lansing

Pre-registration is still open for the Student MEA Conference, to be held March 23 from 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. at MEA Headquarters in East Lansing.

The conference features numerous sessions to help young educators build their professional skills. Experts will lead sessions that cover everything from certification rules and job-searching skills to professionalism and common core standards.

SMEA President Gary Scott Speaks at Rally

To chants of “Thank you Gary, thank you Gary”, our own Student MEA chair Gary Scott addressed a crowd of over 3,000 people rallying to support public education at our State’s capitol.