CONTENTS FALL 2018
Volume 16 Issue 3
4 President’s Letter 19 Election Nomination Notices
Volume 16 Issue 3
Justin T. Johnson
INTERIM EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
DIRECTOR OF GOVERNMENT RELATIONS
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5 KNOW & TELL
Find information on the Hispanic Heritage
Scholarship, the 2018-19 GAE Spelling Bee date/
deadlines, and upcoming events.
7 KNOW THE ISSUES
What’s at stake in Georgia’s 2018 General
8 RECOMMENDED CANDIDATES
View all of GAE’s recommended candidates for the
2018 General Election on November 6.
10 CANDIDATE SCORECARD
Check out how Gubernatorial candidates Stacey
Abrams and Brian Kemp compare on the issues.
13 STACEY ABRAMS RESPONDS
Gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams shares her
position on issues impacting educators the most.
12 ALL ELECTIONS MATTER
Government Relations liaison Barbara Kirby
explains why elections matter.
16 MEET GAE’S NEW
Get to know GAE’s new leaders one-on-one.
19 ELECTION NOMINATION
Submit nominations for GAE District Director, NEA
Directors, GAE Directors At-Large, Special Election
GAE District Two Director, GAE Fund for Public
Education, GAE-Retired Delegates to the 2019
Spring Representative Assembly
Meet the new GAE-Retired Leadership along with
Retired Member Lynda Wolfe-Smith, and get the
latest on what’s happening at TRS.
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