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POSITIONS OPEN FOR APPOINTMENT

The CEA may be eligible to elect up to 30 State Delegates to the NEA RA in 2020. The following are the descriptions of the vacancies:

At-Large Category 1/State Delegate: Fifteen positions (duration: two years)

At-Large Category 1/Ethnic Minority Concerns: four positions (term: 2

years)

These categories must have Active Classroom Teachers (membership type AC-1) or NEA Life Members (membership type AC-7) in local affiliates are eligible for these positions.

Budding educators: one position (duration: 1 year)

Only SEA and NEA member aspiring educators are eligible for this position.

Membership Units: nine specific membership unit positions (duration: one year)

Only Active Members (membership type AC-1) or NEA Life Members (membership type AC-7) who teach at a local CAOT affiliate in one of the seventeen units of membership can be nominated for these positions. The nine open units include E, F, H, J, K, L, M, P, and Q.

Unit E:

Bethel, Brookfield, CEA New Milford, Easton, NEA Danbury, New Fairfield, Sherman

F-unit:

Amity, Bethany, Branford, Derby, East Haven, Milford, Orange, Oxford, Seymour, Woodbridge

Unit H:

ACES, Cheshire, Hamden, North Haven, Wallingford, Wolcott

Unit J:

Berlin, Farmington, Newington, Plainville, Plymouth, Southington, Thomaston, Wethersfield

Unit K:

Cromwell, East Hartford, Glastonbury, Manchester, Rocky Hill

L-unit:

Bloomfield, CREC, East Windsor, Enfield, South Windsor, Suffield, Windsor

M-unit:

Avon, Canton, East Granby, Granby, Simsbury, West Hartford, Windsor Locks

P-unit:

East Lyme, Groton, Ledyard, Montville, New London, North Stonington, Preston, Project LEARN, Stonington, Voluntown, Waterford

Q-unit:

Clinton, East Haddam, East Hampton, Guilford, Haddam-Killingworth, Madison, Old Saybrook, Regional 4, Regional 13, Regional 18, Portland, Westbrook

At-Large Category 2: one position (acting term position open this year)

Applicants for the At-Large Category 2 position must be Active Members (membership type AC-1) holding Supervisory/Administrator positions or NEA Life Members (membership type AC-7) who do not teach. more, but only if they are not also NEA. -Retired members. (NEA Life Membership is a special category that ended in 1973.) Active Life Members who are not retired from teaching are eligible for Category 2. NEA-Retired Members for Life (Membership Type RT-7) or annual Retired Members (Membership Type RT-8) ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR CATEGORY 2

Andrew B. Reiter