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NEA Bylaw 3-1(g) and the UEA Minority Involvement Plan. “It is the policy of the Association to achieve ethnic minority delegate representation at least equal to the proportion of identified ethnic minority populations within the state.”. Utah’s NEA Representative Assembly (RA) Delegation
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“It is the policy of the Association to achieve ethnic minority delegate representation at least equal to the proportion of identified ethnic minority populations within the state.”
Assembly (RA) Delegation
The 2010 Census shows Utah has a
20 percent ethnic population
RA Ethnic Minority Goal: 20 percent of our
attending delegates are ethnic minority
RA Ethnic Minority Attendance: 6 to 14 percent
of our attending delegates
?? Can we do better??
…We must remember that our most importantgoal is to recognize our responsibility for the meaningful involvement of ethnic minority members.
We need a commitment throughout
all levels of the organization
for this to be successful.
Ethnic Minority Director
Elected leaders and staff members responsible to implement the plan.
UEA Vice President - Tom Nedreberg
Ethnic Minority Director - Maurice Hamilton
UEA Organizing Director - Jenny Okerlund
Communications via postal mail, email and website myUEA.org/MIP
MIP presentation at CLP meeting
MIP presentation to local presidents
UEA officers contact locals
Each local asked to present MIP to ARs
UEA financial assistance to send ethnic minority delegate to the RA
Locals commit to “Minority Involvement Pledge”
Ethnic Minority Director seat on the
UEA Board of Directors
Ethnic Minority members appointed to task forces
Ethnic Minority Director reports progress
of MIP Plan
NEA Minority Leadership Training Program (MLTP)
UEA provides “scholarships” to attend trainings
to further the MIP goals
Use myUEA.org/MIP to promote MIP
Recruit ethnic minority candidates for
Minority Involvement Pledge
Locals are asked to sign the pledge
“How to Run for Association Office”
Information on how to file and campaign for Association positions