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You shouldn’t have to choose between following your passion and making a living.
A teacher stands smiling in the school hallway.

Fair pay and fair benefits ensure the best and brightest can join and stay in our profession–for that’s what our communities deserve.

​Simply put, educators deserve professional pay for professional work — and the members of VT-NEA are the premier advocates fighting to ensure you’re paid what you’re worth. This also means stopping legislative cuts to your benefits such as health insurance and retirement.

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Alison Sylvester addresses participants at a Teacher Town Hall
We need to support all educators and all those who want to enter the profession.
Quote by: Alison Sylvester, Teacher
An educator stands with a sign that says, "A Pension is a Promise. Do the right thing!"

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Learn more about the issues and policies that impact public education, then take action to support students.

The Union of Vermont Educators

The Vermont-National Education Association is the union of Vermont educators, 13,000 professionals who teach the state's children every day. As the state's largest union, Vermont-NEA is proud to represent the people who make a difference in the lives of students in classrooms across Vermont.