Weigh in on the Teacher Shortage

This spring the University of Wisconsin System has formed a task force to explore how the universities can best address Wisconsin’s shortage of professional educators. The taskforce is holding listening sessions throughout the state and accepting input online. As a professional educator, your input is more valuable than anyone else’s. All Region 6 members are […]

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Register for a Power Locals Summer Workshop Today

WEAC Regions 3, 5, 6 and 7 have joined together to maximize members’ opportunities to learn more about member organizing, leadership development, advocacy, representation and issue organizing. For your convenience the regions are offering one-day workshops in seven area locations. Join your colleagues for this crucial training opportunity. The general session, emphasizing membership recruitment, will […]

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Register for a Power Locals Summer Workshop Today

WEAC Regions 3, 5, 6 and 7 have joined together to maximize members’ opportunities to learn more about member organizing, leadership development, advocacy, representation and issue organizing. For your convenience the regions are offering one-day workshops in seven area locations. Join your colleagues for this crucial training opportunity. The general session, emphasizing membership recruitment, will […]

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Retiring? Here’s One Last Thing Before You Go

If you are a member of WEAC Region 6 who is retiring at the end of this school year, the leaders and staff at Region 6 congratulate you and thank you. Your union and your profession will miss you. Before you go, we would like to offer you a chance to do one last thing […]

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Retiring? One Last Thing Before You Go

If you are a member of WEAC Region 6 who is retiring at the end of this school year, the leaders and staff at Region 6 congratulate you and thank you. Your union and your profession will miss you. Before you go, we would like to offer you a chance to do one last thing […]

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Help Your ‘Money Smart’ Students Win $1,000 for College

The deadline for your students to enter the Money Smart Week-Southwest Wisconsin student essay contest is Saturday, April 6. The coalition to reduce student loan debt that WEAC Region 6 is part of is sponsoring the contest. Three high school seniors from the school districts contained in Region 6 can win scholarships in the form […]

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Deadline for Region 6 NEA RA Funding Requests is March 15

Region 6’s leaders are working to increase the region and state’s impact on NEA policy decisions by increasing the size and engagement of the region’s RA delegation. To encourage Region 6 locals to participate in the NEA RA, the Region 6 board of directors has approved funding to pay the stipends of five Region 6 […]

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I’m In! Cash Extended to Dec. 15

Because a union’s strength is in its numbers, WEAC Region 6 has renewed the I’m In! Membership Recruitment Incentive project to reward Region 6 members who sign up potential members to the union. Research and experience show that potential union members are much more likely to join if they are approached face-to-face by someone they […]

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I’m In! Cash Extended to Dec. 15

Because a union’s strength is in its numbers, WEAC Region 6 has renewed the I’m In! Membership Recruitment Incentive project to reward Region 6 members who sign up potential members to the union. Research and experience show that potential union members are much more likely to join if they are approached face-to-face by someone they […]

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Meet Us at the Zoo on Sept. 29

The second annual Region 6 back-to-school party is Saturday, September 29, at the Henry Vilas Zoo in Madison. Region 6 is hosting a family day. All Region 6 members and their families and guests are invited to stop in under Region 6’s big tent from 10 a.m. to noon, for face painting, children’s activities, snacks, […]

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