The Federal Education Association is dedicated to the professional development and growth of all its members, who work hard to educate the students of Department of Defense schools.

Your membership in FEA and NEA makes you a part of the largest association in the world for education professionals. One of the greatest benefits of your membership is the access it gives you to volumes of Professional Development material and expertise. In addition to the many tips in our publications, we suggest you examine the links in this section for additional resources to help you perform at the highest level and excel in your career.

To see the latest of the resource categories listed below, visit our Professional Development Center.

Professional Learning Library

NEA’s Professional Learning resources page offers professional development resources for all types of education professionals. Here you will find micro-credentials, webinars, learning communities, and more.

Micro-credentials and Blended Learning Courses    

FEA members have access to over 175 of NEA’s micro-credentials – short, competency-based recognitions issued for professional learning experiences. These personalized, flexible, and performance-based courses provide a way for educators to develop skills and acquire knowledge to improve classroom practice and support student success.

All FEA members have access to NEA’s blended learning courses available on NEA’s Learning Management System, LearnUpon.

Collaboration and Networking

Through NEA edCommunities, an online discussion portal, educators can share best practices and connect with other members. Popular topic groups include classroom management, student-centered advocacy, and empowered educators. FEA members can also connect with members in the FEA discussion group (NEA360 login required).

Webinars and Workshops

NEA’s webinars and workshops support all affiliate members by developing their skills and growing in their careers.

Book Clubs

FEA’s book clubs bring together members around the world to share best practices they’ve learned while reading the course material for Project READ for DoDEA/Int’l School Educators Series. Join an FEA book club near you.

Additional Resources 

The FEA team researches and shares professional development resources with its members around the world.


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