NEA tax break gone

...engage in politicking, finally had enough of blatant NEA abuses. The Virginia-based American Policy Center...many grass-roots groups that cried foul over the NEA tax break, gloats that "the NEA will have to cough up approximately $1.6 million...

Opinion columns
NEA's `peep show'

...Well, so much for understandings. The NEA is still peddling the most repulsive contributions...In a withering letter recently sent to NEA Chairperson Jane Alexander, U.S. Rep...for federal subsidies. This is why the NEA should be abolished. If entertainment or...

Luretha Thomas

...teacher. Luretha was a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., a public service organization. She was also active in the NEA (National Education Association). Luretha leaves to cherish fond memories, her husband, Reverend Alexander Thomas, one...

NEA's wrong lessons

...culture than on the actual perpetrators. The NEA doesn't even hold the perpetrators responsible...be about teaching kids to analyze," the NEA's Jerald Newberry told Fox News. The...Japanese-Americans during World War II. Somehow the NEA manages to turn the most savage, cruel...

Parapros see their numbers dwindle due to funding cuts

...were education support staff in 2012, up from 38 percent in 1992."They're an invisible workforce," said Roxanne Dove, NEA director of the education support professionals quality department. "Most people don't appreciate the fact that a lot of...

School leaders at Jenkins White hope innovation leads to academic growth

...education is proven to help develop critical thinking skills and problem-solving that bleed into academic subjects. A 2012 NEA study showed at-risk youth particularly benefit from this strategy.Teens and young adults of low socioeconomic status who...

Teacher pay scales recording advances

...time this decade, according to a copy of NEA survey results obtained Monday by Morris News Service. Georgia NEA officials say the commitment of Gov. Zell...Kay Pippin, lobbyist for the state's NEA affiliate, the Georgia Association of Educators...

Bluegrass gaining still more listeners

...recently released by the National Endowment for the Arts. The NEA's study, as reported by the current International Bluegrass...in 1997. The survey, sponsored by the research division of NEA and conducted nationwide by the Westat Corp., polled 12,349...

Things to Do
Boyfriend of hospitalized judo champion throws self from same balcony

NEA IONIA, Greece -- As relatives tell it, it was the stuff of Greek tragedy...said the couple spent a lot of time in their apartment in the working-class Nea Ionia suburb of Athens, listening to loud rock music. When they went out...

Fab Five of U.S. women's soccer back for one last hurrah

NEA IONIA, Greece -- Kristine Lilly's fingernails are red and blue - she couldn't...things lightly. As a train rumbled past the Apollon soccer stadium in suburban Nea Ionia, the players worked out under a searing sun. Outside, rifle-toting...