Membership in SMEA has many benefits, including but not limited to negotiated salary and benefits, safe working and learning conditions so that students get the best education possible.
When you join your local association you also join CTA(State) and NEA(National). There are multiple benefits that come from being part of a large union. Some of these benefits include:
Insurance Policies Options
Trainings made by Educators for Educators
Travel and Entertainment Discounts