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Northwest Professional Educators (NWPE) provides teacher liability insurance, legal services, and caring support without paying for controversial political agendas. Partnered with the Association of American Educators, NWPE advances teacher choice in Washington, Idaho, and Oregon by providing an inexpensive, nonpartisan teacher union alternative that saves teachers, paraprofessionals and principals hundreds of dollars per year. Let the fastest-growing nonunion teacher association in our region protect your career, your reputation, and your future. Join now for twice the liability insurance of the teachers union, guaranteed legal services, and classroom support benefiting academic professionals!

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NWPE Member Kim Zeydel, Idaho's 2015 Teacher of the Year!

posted by Cindy Omlin | December 19, 2014, 07:28 PM

NWPE is proud to congratulate Kim Zeydel, Idaho's 2015 Teacher of the Year!!  Kim, an NWPE member and teacher at Meridian Academy, West Ada School District's alternative school, was awarded the honor at an assembly in front of the school's 150 students by State Superintendent Tom Luna.  Other dignitaries who attended the assembly include Gov. Butch Otter, West Ada Superintendent Linda Clark, Meridian Mayor Tammy De Weerd, and several lawmakers.

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NCTQ Releases 2014 State Teacher Policy Yearbook

posted by Cindy Omlin | December 19, 2014, 02:36 PM

Last week, the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) released the 2014 State Teacher Policy Yearbook divulging teacher readiness as it relates to college and career standards.

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Bridging the Nonfiction Divide

posted by Cindy Omlin | December 17, 2014, 06:38 PM

Did you know that national goals push for an increase in nonfiction reading overtime from 50% in 4th grade, to 55% in 8th grade, and to 70% by 12th grade?

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