Bethel University elected its 2009-2010 Student Teacher Education Association (STEA) officers recently. Pictured front row l to r are: Brittany Edmonds, President, Benton, Ky.; Jennifer Townson, Vice President, Dyersburg; Ashley Branch, Secretary, Humboldt; and Samantha Spears, Treasurer, Paris. Pictured back row l to r are: Torie Fisher, SGA Representative, Parsons; Stephenie Crocker, Historian, of Atwood and Dr. Kathryn Clayton, faculty member and advisor to the Bethel University STEA.
STEA is one of the nation’s largest state affiliates for students preparing to teach. Membership is open to students enrolled in any Tennessee college or university. Through its affiliation with the Tennessee Education Association (TEA) and the National Education Association (NEA), STEA leads tomorrow’s teachers to a bright professional future.