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2014-06-27 23:04:36

National Education Association Academy (NEA Academy) supports its members and local affiliates by providing exemplary PD and scalable access to online learning—in partnership with Knowledge

2011-05-31 11:13:00

WASHINGTON, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To support National Education Association (NEA) members who have been affected by budget cuts and other issues related to the downturn in the economy, NEA Member Benefits has teamed up with partner organizations to offer financial services and insurance support as well as tuition reductions for continuing education. "In this tough economic climate, it's imperative for us to assist our educators around the country with creative financial assistance and...

2010-10-05 07:00:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Education Association (NEA) Academy has partnered with UMassOnline, Western Governors University and Walden University to provide Master's of Education degrees to NEA members.

2010-03-03 09:40:00

GAITHERSBURG, Md., March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Education Association (NEA) Academy is partnering with the I CAN Learn® Instructional Improvement System on an interactive professional development program aimed at strengthening math educators' content knowledge and introducing them to new classroom strategies. "The NEA Academy's mission is to provide educational professionals access to effective professional development courses that they can take anytime and anywhere,"...

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.