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Friedrichs vs. CTA could change everything

The U.S. Supreme Court is considering a challenge to the requirement that non-members pay their fair share for the union benefits they enjoy. An adverse decision may threaten public sector collective bargaining across the entire country.

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Your Kids are Our Kids, Too

Did you know your local educator employment contracts address issues such as class size, health and safety concerns, professional growth opportunities, and textbooks and supplies? NEARI works to support your teachers and staff, so they can give your child the best school experience possible. Parents, learn more about NEARI

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NEARI Blog

In launching the new face of neari.org, we wanted to leave you with something to look forward to. In this space – soon! – will appear blog posts from various NEARI officers and staff. Meanwhile, please explore the site and let us know what you think. Send your comments to kjenkins@neari.org. Enjoy!

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6 things to know about RI's top teacher

Rhode Island’s new Teacher of the Year is Tracy Lafreniere, North Smithfield reading specialist.

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