Purpose of the National Leadership Summit:
To develop activist leaders and prepare them with the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to lead a relevant and thriving association. Activist leaders are leaders from all segments of the association that demonstrate, through action, a deep commitment to the goals, values, and vision of the NEA.
To deliver annually a unified, strategic, and interdisciplinary approach to leadership development that reinforces and supports key leadership c competencies in six strategic areas. The Leadership Summits are one vehicle to support the institutionalization of a competency-based and continuous learning system designed to develop the next generation of leaders and Activist Leaders.