Legislative Contact Team Information

WANTED: NCAE Legislative Contact Team Members

Committed educators who know their legislator or who would like to build a relationship.  Experience in public school education necessary with willingness to share personal stories from the classroom with their legislator.  Republicans preferred. Apply by contacting Sylvia Locklear at 202-230-9749 or by email at slocklear@nea.org.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Occasionally working with the other Legislative Contact Team members to lobby the legislator on behalf of all members.
  • Keeping up-to-date and informed about key educational issues during the 2017 session of the General Assembly.
  • Communicating by email or phone on a regular basis with the assigned legislator on important educational issues.
  • Participating in meetings with the legislator either at home or in Raleigh when needed.
  • Work begins January 30, 2013 and continues until General Assembly goes home in July.
  • Reporting to the NCAE Government Relations staff about conversations with the legislator.

Download the Legislative Contact Team signup form