GCAE Scholarship

GREAT NEWS!    GCAE launches their 1st     “Learning Scholarship” Spring has sprung and the birds and bees are humming in the trees! And it’s… TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK (TAW)… all over the land! It can’t really get any better than that, can it?  Oh yes, it can… In honor of TAW, the Gwinnett County Association of Educators (GCAE) is offering their 1st ever scholarship ($500) Award  - The Gwinnett County Association of Educators’ “Learning Scholarship”, to a deserving 2017 graduating senior –...
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2016 GAE-RA

Dear GCAE Members: Well, the GA/RA has come and gone, but… “Oh what an experience it was!”  A dynamite guest speaker Mr. Earl Wiman of Tennessee, NEA Executive Committee - kicked the session off and ignited the room; then,  we engaged in empowering  legislative presentation by Senator Tippins, who strongly favors Education and helped pass SB 364 that fought for your profession,  as it provided that Georgia Teachers would have a fair evaluation process (TKES) .   We went on to review the polic...
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3% pay increase

Dear GCPS leaders, On Saturday, March 26, the Gwinnett County Board of Education held its first work session on the proposed FY2017 Budget. During the meeting, we officially announced that the proposed budget includes a 3% pay increase for all school district employees. The Board and I are pleased to be able to share this good news with our hardworking employees throughout the organization. Although we see some improvement in the state and local economy this year, these remain challenging...
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C.A.R.E.

C.A.R.E. Workshop On Saturday, the day began with clouds and an overhanging mist! But inside the GAE office, things were warm and lively! Yes, the Care Team was at work, as we started our day by breaking bread together (with a good ole southern Waffle House breakfast). This morning would find your GAE/GCAE Leadership ready, willing and able to spread the word about TKES (Teacher evaluations), ERC (Educational Reform Committee), OSD ( Opportunity School District), PAY (Your income), and ESP (E...
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