Building Tomorrow's Future Today

The National Education Association – Dallas (NEA-Dallas) is more than an organization. We are committed to ensuring that we have Great Public Schools for every child in Dallas and that quality public schools are the foundation of Dallas’ future.

We believe public education is the foundation of our democracy.

It is the vision of NEA-Dallas to unite the education family, from the teacher to the custodian, to advance and promote quality education.

Our mission is to unify professionals, students, parents and the community to positively impact public schools.

The National Education Association - Dallas is about POWER, PROTECTION, and PROFESSIONALISM.


The National Education Association (NEA), the nation's largest professional employee organization, is committed to advancing the cause of public education. NEA's 3 million members work at every level of education—from pre-school to university graduate programs. NEA has affiliate organizations in every state and in more than 14,000 communities across the United States.


Texas State Teachers Association (TSTA) is a movement to change the way public schools, their students and employees are treated. Our mission statement says it best: “The Texas State Teachers Association will unite, organize and empower public education advocates to shape public education in Texas thus providing a quality public school for every child.”