Join Your Colleagues, Build Your Strength

If you are an education employee and want to become a union member, get in touch with your local union’s elected officers or the building representative in the school where you work. You can also join online through this link. As a member, you can count on the support of fellow members, union leaders and […]

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BEA Reaches Out to Beloit’s Graduating Seniors

The Beloit Education Association bought yard signs for all of the graduating seniors from Beloit Memorial High School and Beloit Learning Academy, and took the lead in distributing the signs to the students. Teachers, including BEA president Tim Vedra and vice president James Hoey, help deliver the signs to students’ homes. In Beloit, and across […]

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Join Your Colleagues, Build Your Strength

If you are an education employee and want to become a union member, get in touch with your local union’s elected officers or the building representative in the school where you work. You can also join online through this link. As a member, you can count on the support of fellow members, union leaders and […]

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Region 6 Events Postponed

Due to concern over the spread of COVID-19 (also called novel coronavirus) in Wisconsin, all WEAC Region 6 in-person events and meetings scheduled from March 12 to April 15, 2020, have been postponed indefinitely. This includes the Disrupted Learning Forum that had been scheduled for March 18 at Blackhawk Technical College in Janesville, and our […]

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Disrupted Learning Forum Postponed

Due to concern over the spread of COVID-19 (also called novel coronavirus) in Wisconsin, all WEAC Region 6 in-person events and meetings scheduled from March 12 to March 31, 2020, have been canceled, postponed or changed to Zoom-only meetings. The Disrupted Learning Forum that had been scheduled for March 18 at Blackhawk Technical College in […]

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Join a Region 6 Standing Committee

The Region 6 executive committee has five standing committees that any member in good standing can take part in. They are the Budget & Finance Committee, Communications Committee, Constitution & Bylaws Committee, Membership Committee, Professional Development Committee and Political Action Committee. Please encourage members in your local to consider joining a Region 6 committee. Committees generally […]

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Join Your Colleagues, Build Your Strength

If you are an education employee and want to become a union member, get in touch with your local union’s elected officers or the building representative in the school where you work. You can also join online through this link. As a member, you can count on the support of fellow members, union leaders and […]

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Come to the Jan. 29 Region 6 BR Training

All WEAC Region 6 members are invited to a training for local union building representatives on Wednesday, January 29, at the WEAC Region 6 offices in Madison. Attendees will learn and discuss the basics and some of the finer points of serving as a union building representative. The training and discussion will focus on membership […]

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Members Only Workshop: Know Your Rights When Working with Violent Students

Join your colleagues from throughout WEAC Region 6 in Janesville on Thursday, January 16, for a presentation and candid discussion with a WEAC attorney about your rights when working with students who become violent or disruptive. Much is misunderstood about state and federal laws pertaining to school employees’ rights and best practices when working with […]

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