OPEN CANDIDATE POSITIONS
The CEA may be eligible to elect up to 30 state delegates to the NEA RA in 2020. Here are the open position descriptions:
Category 1 At-Large / State Delegate: fifteen positions (duration: two years)
Category 1 At-Large / Ethnic Minority Concerns: four positions (duration: 2
These categories must have active teachers (membership type AC-1) or NEA life members (membership type AC-7) in local branches are eligible for these positions.
Aspiring educators: one position (term: 1 year)
Only aspiring educators with SEA and NEA membership are eligible for this position.
Membership units: nine positions from specific membership units (Duration: one year)
Only active members (membership type AC-1) or life members of the NEA (membership type AC-7) who teach in a local branch of the CEA in one of the seventeen units of Membership can be nominated for these positions. The nine open units include E, F, H, J, K, L, M, P & Q.
Bethel, Brookfield, CEA New Milford, Easton, NEA Danbury, New Fairfield, Sherman
Amity, Bethany, Branford, Derby, East Haven, Milford, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Woodbridge
ACES, Cheshire, Hamden, North Haven, Wallingford, Wolcott
Berlin, Farmington, Newington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington, Thomaston, Wethersfield
Cromwell, East Hartford, Glastonbury, Manchester, Rocky Hill
Bloomfield, CREC, East Windsor, Enfield, South Windsor, Suffield, Windsor
Locks Avon, Canton, Granby East, Granby, Simsbury, West Hartford, Windsor
East Lyme, Groton, Ledyard, Montville, New London, North Stonington, Preston, Project LEARN, Stonington, Voluntown, Waterford
Clinton, East Haddam, East Hampton, Guilford, Haddam-Killingworth, Madison, Old Saybrook, Regional 4, Regional 13, Regional 18, Portland, Westbrook
Category 2 At-Large: one position (temporary fixed-term position opened this year)
Applicants for the At-Large Category 2 position must be Active Members (Membership Type AC-1) in Supervisor / Administrator positions or NEA Life Members (Membership Type AC-7) who do not teach more, but only if they are not also NEA -Retired members. (Lifetime membership of the NEA is a special category that ended in 1973.) Active life members who are not retired from teaching are eligible for category 2. Retired life members of the ‘AEN (membership type RT-7) or annual retired members (membership type RT-8) ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR CATEGORY 2