Mark your calendar for Saturday, February 24, 2018, for our annual Megaconference! Details will be available after the first of the year online and in News & Views.

Blog - NEOEA

President Jeff Wensing: Let’s Get Engaged

October 3rd, 2017

Each year we enter our profession with goals for ourselves and the students we serve. Associations are not much different. Associations can have strategic priorities for their leadership group as well as for their membership. For the 2017-18 school year, membership engagement has moved from being one of the priorities to being THE priority for many associations. Leaders of an association can be defined as the elected leadership such as the president, vice president, secretary, and treasurer. Along with the Executive Committee, building reps, or Association reps are also considered leaders. However, leadership doesn’t end there. Regardless of holding an

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So long Boston!

July 6th, 2017

Today is our travel day home. I am on the NEOEA chartered bus with 24 of our fabulous delegates. We just finished watching the movie  Patriots Day. What a sad day for our country and a testimonial on the  strength of Boston residents. It was fun to see a movie with many shots of the places we have just experienced – lots of “we saw that” and “we ate there” from the bus riders throughout the movie. President Wensing’s nephew, Patrick Wensing, had a cameo appearance in the movie as an MIT student. Gavel down last night was 8:09 pm. It

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Final Day – we have work to do!

July 5th, 2017

It is gorgeous today in Boston – no humidity, sunny and warm, about 80 degrees of perfection – absolutely beautiful. Most of the delegates have enjoyed a piece of this heaven because of an amazing public park  attached to the convention center. There are adirondack chairs, adult swings, picnic tables, cornhole boards and bocce. The holiday weekend saw bands playing and food carts set-up. Every convention center should consider this addition to their property. It allows the delegates a place to re-energize and re-focus. The work we do here can be grueling — highly important — nonetheless it takes a

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Our next NEOEA Day is Friday, October 12, 2018!

NEOEA Day represents your dues dollars at work. Attending NEOEA Day programs, most of which provide growth opportunities at lower-than-usual prices, is an excellent way to get some of your NEOEA dues dollars back! For more information, click the link below.

NEOEA Day Page