11/06/2012 05:18 pm ET

Education In the Election: Key State Ballot Measures That The National Education Association Is Tracking (SLIDESHOW)

As voters cast their ballots today, those with an eye on education are keeping tabs on where states are leaning on the numerous education measures appearing on those ballots.

Issues on the table include collective bargaining rights, teacher merit pay and evaluations, charter schools, among others, and reside in states like Florida, Georgia and Illinois.

The National Education Association, the country's largest teachers union, has taken a stance on the various measures up for vote today.

Check out the slideshow below to see what the key measures are, and where the NEA stands on various state initiatives:

State Ballot Measures That NEA Is Tracking