NREA Weekly Update: October 14, 2022

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The Rural Educator: Dynamic Policy Solutions for Rural EL Educators
The Rural Educator: Dynamic Policy Solutions for Rural EL Educators
Many rural communities have seen population shifts with burgeoning communities of linguistic, racial, and economic diversity expanding into traditionally homogenous rural communities (e.g. Brenner, 2016; Sharp & Lee, 2017). These shifts can occur rapidly, as a result of regional economic, social, or political forces and are particularly impactful on local educational community resources (Hansen-Thomas, et al., 2016). This policy brief outlines a systemic approach to professional development needs for educators in rural communities who support students from diverse backgrounds. These practices provide the support needed to meet emerging student needs and strengthen educators’ self-efficacy (Flores, et al., 2015; O’Neal, et al., 2008).
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Coming Soon: NREA Annual Membership Meeting 

November 17th, 2022 at 2PM via Zoom
Zoom information coming in November
NREA Executive Committee Nominations

The 2022 nomination process for the NREA Executive Committee is open now and will end November 1st. Click the link below for more details and to vote!
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NREA Foundation Silent Auction Items

Reminder for state affiliate members to bring an item for the silent auction on Thursday afternoon of the conference. The silent auction benefits the National Rural Education Association Foundation.

Raising Rural Voices: Pre-Conference Event

We are excited to invite you to the first National Rural Education Advocacy Coalition (NREAC) Pre-Conference event on October 19, 2022! We look forward to bringing together leaders from across the nation to share success stories and inspire a grassroots movement for rural kids.

The pre-conference is an invitation-only event and we are anticipating 75-100 attendees. As we get closer to October you will receive a selection survey from the conference planners to select your roundtable topics, ensuring we keep our table groups to the ideal size.

There is no charge for the pre-conference event. To register for the pre-conference, simply respond to Heather Zellers at .
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