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Antioch Education Association is the professional organization and bargaining unit for all the teachers in the Antioch Unified School District. The core values of the Antioch Education Association are the shared beliefs of our members and the elected leaders of our organization. Individual members and leaders shall strive to reinforce these core values in our professional endeavors.

Core Values of the Antioch Education Association

Respect: We champion an organization that genuinely appreciates, respects and protects our fellow AEA members, their families and the community we serve each day in our classrooms and in our schools.

Advocacy: We strive to achieve the economic and professional goals of our members through dedicated and forceful advocacy. We are a strong body of teacher advocates dedicated to protecting the rights of teachers as a means to improve the quality of teaching and learning.

Relationship Building: We value building strong interpersonal relationships within our own organization, and foster mutually supportive alliances with other community and statewide groups. We believe these relationships will promote the collective action necessary to protect our members and enhance their economic well being.

Professional Development: We promote relevant, innovative and challenging training opportunities as a means for members to strengthen their teaching skills and enhance the learning of their students. We promote teachers' control of their own professional destiny and thereby inspire students to achieve academic success enabling them to shape their own future.

Your Association…

  • Protects your rights
  • Provides professional development workshops and conferences
  • Helps to build relationships through social networking
  • Represents you at the bargaining table
  • Is your voice within the the CTA/NEA
  • Offers legal and financial services through its affiliation with CTA
  • Supports you with $1,000,000 liability insurance protection through its affiliation with NEA
  • Lobbies state and national legislators on educational issues through CTA/NEA
  • and much much more!

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Announcements

AEA Scholarships

Graduating seniors with cumulative GPAs of 3.25 or higher who are dependents of an active AEA bargaining unit member are eligible to apply for an AEA Scholarship if they will be attending an accredited institution of higher learning during the 2017-2018 school year. Applications are available at the AEA Office at

2516 Verne Roberts Circle, H-5, Antioch

Forms must be returned to the AEA office by 4:00 p.m., Friday, March 31, 2017.

 

2018-2019 Calendar Survey Results

SCHOOL YEAR CALENDAR:

143       Traditional Antioch Calendar – begin in  mid-August, ends early June

167       Brentwood/Oakley type Calendar – begin in late July, ends early June

THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS:

50        Wednesday, Thursday, Friday off

321       Entire week off

SPRING BREAK:

109       Week before Easter

91        Week after Easter

STAFF DEVELOPMENT:

40        All SDD’s before school starts

319       Distributed throughout the year

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General AEA Information

AEA/CTA/NEA Elections

We will be having two separate elections during the month of March:

  1. ALCOSTA Service Center Council Election for NEA-RA State Delegates. March 1 – 14.
  2. AEA’s Election for Executive Board and NEA-RA Local Delegates. March 6 – March 20.

The ALCOSTA (Alameda and Contra Costa County Educators) Election will take place March 1 to March 14 via email. ALCOSTA Service Center will be running the NEA-RA State Delegate Election via electronic voting. If AEA-CTA has your current non-school email on file you will receive an email from ALCOSTA Service Center on March 1. The email will contain a link that will take you to the secured voting site. Directions will be included in the email. The online voting process typically takes less than 2 minutes. All voting is completely confidential and no one – not even the company knows how you voted! All emails are kept confidential and CANNOT be used for any other purpose but ALCOSTA elections. Any AEA member who would prefer to vote by paper ballot can call 754-0300 and ask for a paper ballot to be sent through the district pony-mail to your site.

AEA will be running our own separate election March 6 to March 20 for Executive Board and AEA Local NEA-RA Delegates. This will be done via paper ballot. Your AEA site reps will distribute information and ballots the week of March 6. Ballots will be due on March 20.

Executive Board Elections

Each Spring, AEA holds an election to fill openings on the Executive Board through an election process as defined in AEA’s Standing Rules. Each position has a 3-year term. This year, four (4) positions on the Executive Board will reach the end of their term. The open positions to be filled, starting next school year will be: Vice President, Treasurer, Middle Schools’ Liaison, and Elementary Schools’ Liaison (1 of 2). You will find snapshot job descriptions of each position that is open, as well as, the NEA Rep Assembly Delegates in the January Insider.

Applications will be available, February 14, 2017

Completed applications are due, March 1, 2017