Vermont-National Education Association will provide opportunities for effective, ongoing professional development and leadership training to fulfill the professional needs of its members to advance the quality of public school teaching.
Consistent with its historical commitment to excellence in teaching and learning, Vermont-NEA will be a leader in assisting its members in the achievement of exceptional and sustained professional development. The Association will create and advocate for professional programs that are results-driven and aligned with the Five Standards for Vermont Educators and Vermont's Framework of Standards and Learning. This link to high standards is vital to improving student achievement and building a culture in every school devoted to educator quality.
Vermont-NEA will actively seek the guidance and assessment of its members to ensure that its professional development programs are meaningful, are based on their needs, and employ strategies that attract and retain new members.