VBEA Leadership Joins National Debate in Minneapolis.
VBEA President Kelly Walker led a delegation of VBEA leaders to the 2018 NEA Representative Assembly where 10,000 committed educators directed NEA business for 2018-19 while discussing major issues of concern to all public shool professionals. Topics included Community Schools, social justice, and NEA’s new professional development platform, ‘microcredentials.’ Joining Kelly were Vice-President Gabrielle Walton, Treasurer Heather Sipes, District Director Cindy Wheeler, and Princess Anne MS Representative Shannon George. Further details can be found at the NEA-RA Media site.
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