Professional Educator Organizations

(Community Teachers Association)
recognizes American Education Week in November
2018-2019 CTA Executive Meetings at NHS LMC:
   August 8 at 9:00 AM
   October 9 at 3:30 PM
   November 13 at 3:30 PM
   January 15 at 3:30 PM
   March 5 at 3:30 PM

President:  Erin Townsend
Past President:  Lesha Franklin
Membership Chair:  Kim Greer
Secretary:  Deandra Owen
Treasurer:  Krista Scotten
Building Representatives
Bryan:  Shalene Gordon, Miranda Bruce
Benton:  Lesha Franklin
Truman:  Kristy Padgett, Jessica Baker
Middle School:  Jill Barrett, Deandra Owen
High School:  Diane Blankenship, Ryan Talley
NRTC:  Amber Jenkins
Bowman:  Ruth Ann Painter
Committee Chairs
Social:  Amy Ast
Flower:  Michelle Westerhold (Benton)
Legislative:  Robert Miner (HS)
Welfare:  Julie Wilson (Truman '19)
Salary:  Amanda Pollock (HS '21)
Insurance:  Sandy Gilmore (MS)
T.O.Y.:  Ruth Ann Painter (Bowman)
Scholarship:  Samantha Short (HS)
Programs:  Erin Townsend (Bowman)
Auditing:  Sarah Olson (NRTC)
T.O.Y. Committee
Bryan:  Christy Ast
Benton:  Bevin Noack
Truman:  Erin Bratton
NMS:  Angie Landoll
NHS:  Bobbie Lou Barber
Bowman:  Ruth Ann Painter

Missouri National Education Association
Dorene Rhoads (MS)

Missouri State Teachers Association
Kim Greer, Membership (MS)

Nevada R-5 CTA Purposes

*  To maintain a close organization of the teachers of this district;
*  To promote fellowship among the members;
*  To encourage active participation of all teachers in the solution of school problems;
*  To bring about greater unity of action;
*  To advance the ideals and standards of the teaching profession;
*  To secure conditions necessary for the greatest efficiency of the schools;
*  To aid in securing and maintaining adequate salaries, tenure, sound retirement systems, and other improvements and advancements as will enable teachers to function properly as a vital factor in our educational progress;
*  To enable members to speak with a common voice on matters pertaining to the teaching profession and to present their individual and common interests before the Board of Education and other legal authorities