Why should I join KCEA?
By joining KCEA, TEA and NEA, you join the ranks of more than two million members of the United Education Profession. Listed below are a few of the many benefits and services that help meet the needs of our members:
- Negotiations: KCEA is the exclusive bargaining agent for the educators of Knox County’s public schools.
- A strong united voice
- Job protection
- Best liability insurance
- Reduced insurance rates
- Professional development
- Inservice workshops
- Legal advice and representation
- Local, state and national lobbying programs
- Discount buying programs
- Professional publications
- Education research
- On-site staff assistance
- Participatory decision making
- Retirement protection
How much are the KCEA dues?
Certified Members pay an annual membership of $551.84 or $45.99 per month.
Classified members pay an annual membership fee of $289.42 or $24.12 per month.
How do I know if I am classified as Certified or Non-Certified?
Please call the KCEA office at (865) 522-9793. We’ll help you determine your classification.
Can I join online?
No. We’re sorry, but at this time we don’t have the ability to accept online applications. You can, however, download and print our membership forms right now. Simply fill it out and fax or mail it in.
Where can I find the codes for the membership application?
The codes for the KCEA membership application can be found in our Application Codes Reference>>