Kent Education Association

The mission of the KEA is to promote, advance and protect the rights and interests of our members and the education profession. The outcome of our advocacy is quality education for all students.


In the Loop

  • Make the Most of Your Membership: Student Loan Forgiveness

    The latest NEA Member Benefits research shows recent graduates are leaving schools with greater and greater debt. This presentation will cover the basics of how a school employee qualifies for the federal student loan forgiveness programs. We will cover Teacher Loan Forgiveness, Teacher Loan Cancellation and the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

    This is for KEA members only. Click below to RSVP.
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  • Educator Forum Night: School to Prison Pipeline

    This overview session will explore the school-to-prison pipeline which refers to the entire system that leads many youth of color to be introduced to the criminal justice system at a young age. While this topic sometimes focuses only on the suspension rates of students, this session will allow participants to look at the educational system’s role in the school-to-prison pipeline in a deeper manner. Due to the complexity of this topic, this session will focus on local trends, efforts to disrupt this cycle, and time to explore ways that individual participants may be able to affect positive change in their own sphere of influence.
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  • KEA Teachers Rock: Member Appreciation Event

    Join your KEA family as we watch the Seattle Thunderbirds take on the Everett Silvertips!

    Date, Time, Location:
    Saturday, January 28, 2017 @ 7:05 p.m.
    Showare Center- Kent

    Tickets are only $12 each!
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