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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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Advocating Teacher Choice at West Ada Listening Session

posted by Cindy Omlin | December 01, 2015, 12:01 am


The West Ada School District Board of Directors conducted its second community listening session on November 30 to hear the characteristics that community members think are important in hiring a new superintendent.  Superintendent Linda Clark’s contract was terminated by the Board on November 9 when it refused her resignation.

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Zach Parker, Sage International Teacher, Awarded NWPE Grant

posted by Cindy Omlin | November 30, 2015, 09:54 pm


Congratulations to Mr. Zach Parker, an NWPE member and high school World History teacher at Sage International School of Boise, a public charter school.  Mr. Parker was recently awarded a $500 Classroom Grant from Northwest Professional Educators (NWPE), the state’s only non-union professional teacher association.  Brenda Miller, NWPE Regional Director, presented the award at a recent school staff meeting. 

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Top Resources for Teaching About the Holidays

posted by Cindy Omlin | November 30, 2015, 11:09 am


Christmas break is less than a month away.  This month will be a hectic one for students and teachers alike. Now is the time to start planning for the holiday season!  If you’re a new teacher or an experienced educator just looking to add a little something new to their lessons this month, we’ve picked our favorite outlets for quality, creative lessons this season. Enjoy!

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