Why Membership Matters

Whether seasoned or just starting out, your career as an educator strengthens the wellbeing of Alaska students. Your contributions are essential, and your efforts do not go unnoticed. NEA-Alaska is here for you. We aim to be the strongest advocate for your profession and the children of Alaska. Becoming a member of our association means you will always have a voice, a seat at the table, and a community of fellow educators to support you. Join us today.

"Teaching is my identity and my passion. Every day, I get to excite students about math, science, or any number of my hobbies and interests. I make connections, and get to make an impact on generations of students. I can't imagine a better career."
Christian Haich
Teacher at Polaris K-12
"NEA-Alaska stands for what I believe to be best practices for an organization, which include collective bargaining, truth, social justice and advocacy. Membership means those around me are speaking truth, and there is inclusion for all."
Rhiana Gay
Teacher at Creekside Park Elementary
"My NEA-Alaska membership helps me know that as a nonbinary person, I have NEAAlaska's support regarding my right to a safe and inclusive workplace. It is reassuring to know that I have access to legal counsel, should I ever run into discrimination issues because of my identity."
Heidi Herbert-Lovern
Music Teacher with ASD

Member Resources

Member Benefits

NEA-Alaska members have access to a wide range of exclusive benefits and resources from financial planning to travel.
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Legal Services

Members may be eligible for free or discounted legal services.
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Education in Rural Alaska

Alaska is home to some of the most remote schools in the nation, with diverse cultures, languages, and people.
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Education Support Professionals

ESP’s are vital to the health, safety, and success of Alaska public schools.
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Retirement in Alaska

Alaska currently has the worst retirement system in the country, but we’re working to change that.
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Student Program

NEA-Alaska is here to students as they train to become educators.
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Stay in Touch!

Recently moved, updated your email address or got a new number? Update your NEA-Alaska records now.

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Let us know your interests!

Fill out this educator interest card so that we can continually work on issues that you care about.

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Find and Connect with Your Local

Your local association is the best place to get involved, find support, and connect with your colleagues.


How to Join

Joining NEA-Alaska has never been easier. Complete your application today.

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