Contact Information
NEA Education Cooperative
211 W Hickory St.
Walnut Ridge, Arkansas 72476

School Year Hours
Monday – Thursday
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

8:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Phone: 870-886-7717
Fax: 870-886-7719
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Legislative Panel

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Left to Right
Representative – Jimmy Gazaway (R), Senator – Blake Johnson (R),
Representatives – Scott Baltz (D), Fran Cavenaugh (R) & Dwight Tash (R)

December 14, 2016

Area Arkansas legislators served on a panel during the December board meeting at the Northeast Arkansas Education Cooperative.  Both board members and the legislative guests had an opportunity to ask questions and share ideas on topics pertaining to education in general and the area school districts concerns specific.


Rotating Professional Development Requirements 
(Act 969 of 2013)

  • Child Maltreatment Mandated Reporter – two hours in 2013-2014 and every fourth year thereafter
  • Parent Involvement – two hours in 2014-2015 and every fourth year thereafter
  • Teen Suicide Awareness and Prevention – two hours in 2015-2016 and every fourth year thereafter
  • Arkansas History – (for every educator teaching at least one chapter of Arkansas History) two hours in 2016-2017 and every fourth year thereafter.
Mission Statement

The mission of the Northeast Education Cooperative is to provide the highest quality leadership, service and support to our member districts in their efforts to facilitate effective learning for all students.

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Computer Science Specialist PDF file format logo 
– Available as of Nov 28, 2016
– Position is open until filled


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