Wright Wins National Education Association Scholarship
VERMILLION, S.D. – Paige Wright, a University of South Dakota senior majoring in secondary history education from Brandon, South Dakota, won the 2017 National Education Association Jack Kinnaman Memorial Scholarship. She will speak at the NEA-Retired conference in Boston, Massachusetts, June 27-28.
Rapid City Area School teachers are opting out of retirement
Filling teaching vacancies in the Rapid City Area School District is going much better than recent years, and an increase in salaries is given much of the credit
Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant from California Casualty
Hill City High School Receives 2017 Athletics Grant from
Sisseton teacher receives SDEA's Human and Civil Rights award
SDEA's Taking a Stand, Making a Difference award isn't achieved overnight, but for Spanish teacher Holly Butrum, it's all in a day's work.
SDEA/NEA Election Results
The SDEA/NEA Elections Committee met on April 28, 2017, to count and certify the results of the election. Pursuant to SDEA Board of Directors motion at its January 20–21, 2017, meeting, no ballots were sent regarding the SDEA officer positions and Board of Director positions as these races were completely unopposed.
NEA Learning & Leadership Grant Winner
$2,000 Learning & Leadership Grant awarded to Brandon Valley educator
SDEA/NEA’s Educational Support Professional Award Winner
Harrisburg’s Tecklenburg Receives SDEA/NEA’s Educational Support Professional Award
SDEA/NEA’s 2017 Friend of Education Award Winner
Garretson’s Kris Frerk Receive SDEA’s 2017 Friend of Education Award
SDEA/NEA’s Taking a Stand, Making a Difference Human and Civil Rights Award Winner
Sisseton’s Holly Butrum Receives SDEA/NEA’s Taking a Stand, Making a Difference Human and Civil Rights Award
2017 SDEA/NEA’s SuAnne Big Crow Human and Civil Rights Award Winner
Jayden Rose Whiting Receives SDEA/NEA’s SuAnne Big Crow Human and Civil Rights Award