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Nominations Now Open for NEA RA Delegates to the NEA Convention / Region Council Offices

Attention MEA members,

The elections nomination window for the local/cluster NEA RA Delegates to the NEA Convention is now open!  The NEA Convention will be held in Dallas, Texas on July 2-6, 2022 (As of right now it is scheduled to be in person.).

In addition, the elections nomination window for the following Region Council Offices is also open: Region Chair, Region Vice-Chair, and Ethnic Minority representative.

If you would like to add your name to the ballot or nominate a co-worker (Please make sure he or she is actually interested!), the window closes February 15, 2022, and the election date is March 2, 2022.

Please let MEA Elections Chair, Marigrace Alonso (malonso@molineschools.org or 743-8941), or Leslie Kahler at the IEA office (Leslie.Kahler@ieanea.org or 797-4126) know if you would like to add your name to the ballot! You can also send a note to the Elections Committee at the IEA Moline Office.

Published in: Elections | on January 13th, 2022 | No Comments »

January Monitor

Click here to view the January MEA Monitor … MEA Monitor – January 2022

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: Monitors | on January 13th, 2022 | No Comments »

November/December 2021 Moline District #40 Why Moline Winners

Congratulations to the November/December 2021 Moline District #40 Why Moline winners!

 

Diane Blaser, Administrative Assistant, Franklin Elementary
David Brown, Special Education Teacher, John Deere Middle School (previously at Washington Elementary)
Dina Parker, School Social Worker, Washington Elementary and John Deere Middle
Matt Perkins, Science Teacher, Wilson Middle School

 

Special thanks to our community partner, Jersey Mike’s Subs for donating lunch certificates for the winners!

 

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: Good News, Why Moline Awards | on December 17th, 2021 | No Comments »

a Veteran’s Day Thank You to Moline District #40 Employees Who Have Served

On this Veteran’s Day, the MEA would like to thank the following Moline District #40 employees for their 74 years of combined service to our country!

Please join us in thanking:

~Elizabeth Jean Alcorn, Paraprofessional, JDMS

~David Brown, Special Ed Teacher, Washington

~Lydia Valero Chappell, Special Ed Paraprofessional, Roosevelt

~Derek Knedler, Maintenance Dept., MHS

~Chris McKenzie, Computer Teacher, JDMS

~Frederick Carter Nicholson, Custodian, Lincoln-Irving

~John Sullivan, Ed Tech User Support Specialist, MHS

~Douglas “Hadley” Vincent Swanson, Carpenter, Maintenance Dept., Coolidge

~Stacy VanDam, Library Paraprofessional, Roosevelt

~Gary Vols, Lead Custodian, JDMS

 

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: Good News | on November 10th, 2021 | No Comments »

September/October 2021 Moline District #40 Why Moline Winners

Congratulations to the September/October 2021 Moline District #40 Why Moline winners!

 

Terry Boone, Maintenance Specialist-Mechanic, Coolidge

Anita Escobedo, RN Health Professional and Amber Hoogheem, RN Health Professional, Moline High School

Steve Ford, PE Teacher, Moline High School

Pam Grooms, Administrative Assistant, Hamilton Elementary

Petra (Pat) Underwood, Lunch Aide, Jane Addams Elementary

 

Special thanks to our community partner, Jersey Mike’s Subs for donating lunch certificates for the winners!

 

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: Good News, Why Moline Awards | on October 20th, 2021 | No Comments »

2022 IEA RA Nominations are now open!

Attention MEA members,

The elections nomination window for the IEA RA is now open!  The IEA RA will be held in Rosemont, IL on April 7-9, 2022.

If you would like to add your name to the ballot, the window closes November 3, 2021.  The election date is December 1, 2021.

Please let MEA Elections Chair, Marigrace Alonso (malonso@molineschools.org or 743-8941), or Leslie Kahler at the IEA office (Leslie.Kahler@ieanea.org or 797-4126) know if you would like to add your name to the ballot! You can also send a note to the Elections Committee at the IEA Moline Office.

Published in: Elections | on October 16th, 2021 | No Comments »

October MEA Monitor

Click here to view the October MEA Monitor … Monitor Oct 2021

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: Monitors | on October 14th, 2021 | No Comments »

Congratulations MHS – Voted Best Public High School in the QC!

Congratulations to Moline High School!

MHS was voted the “Best Public High School” by the 2021 Quad-City Times Best of the Quad Cities Readers’ Choice Awards (The other finalists were Bettendorf, Pleasant Valley, North Scott, and Davenport Central, all in Iowa; MHS was the only nominated Illinois school.)! Some of the reasons cited were: the new Bartlett Performing Arts Center and MHS Sports Facility and all of the AP, dual credit, and skilled trade classes and apprenticeships.

This year’s winners were announced in the Sunday, September 26, 2021 issue of the Quad-City Times. You can view the list of winners by following this link: http://qctimes.secondstreetapp.com/Readers-Choice-2021/

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: Good News | on October 1st, 2021 | No Comments »

2021-2022 MEA AR List – Revised 10/6/21

Here is the 2021-2022 MEA AR List … MEA AR LIST 2021-2022 rev 10_6_21.

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org

Published in: MEA ARs | on September 21st, 2021 | No Comments »

Do you want to look at your 2021-2023 MEA Contract?

If so, click here … https://www.molineschools.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=383889&type=d&pREC_ID=872296

Questions? Contact:

Kim Anderson, MEA Public Relations Chairperson

kanderso@molineschools.org

OR

Susan Hafner, MEA President

slhafner@molineschools.org