Next Region 6 National Board Workshop is April 11

WEAC Region 6 members are encouraged to explore the many professional and financial benefits of National Board Certification and the free support the union can provide to National Board candidates. Region 6, Madison Teachers Inc. and WEAC cosponsor monthly meetings that have proven to be a valuable resource for dozens of Region 6 members at […]

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Take Advantage of I’m In! Recruitment Incentives Through March 31

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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Region 6 Trivia Challenge is March 10 in Madison

SIGN UP NOW FOR THE REGION 6 TRIVIA CHALLENGE!  DOOR PRIZES ≈ TRIVIA ≈ SOCIAL ≈ LUNCH ≈ DRINK TICKET Join your colleagues from throughout WEAC Region 6 for a Trivia Challenge & Social at Babe’s Restaurant & Grill in Madison on March 10. The day will begin with the Region 6 board of directors […]

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I’m In! Project Rewards Region 6 Membership Organizers

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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Tell DPI: Don’t Take Away Teachers’ Rights

  In response to changes in the state budget agreement, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is proposing an overhaul to the state’s teacher licensure laws, threatening to undermine teachers’ rights in the process. DPI’s proposed provisions for limiting teacher rights create sweeping changes to disciplinary action, granting almost unlimited, unchecked discretion to school […]

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Tell DPI: Don’t Take Away Teachers’ Rights

  In response to changes in the state budget agreement, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is proposing an overhaul to the state’s teacher licensure laws, threatening to undermine teachers’ rights in the process. DPI’s proposed provisions for limiting teacher rights create sweeping changes to disciplinary action, granting almost unlimited, unchecked discretion to school […]

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Tell DPI: Don’t Take Away Teachers’ Rights

  In response to changes in the state budget agreement, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is proposing an overhaul to the state’s teacher licensure laws, threatening to undermine teachers’ rights in the process. DPI’s proposed provisions for limiting teacher rights create sweeping changes to disciplinary action, granting almost unlimited, unchecked discretion to school […]

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Tell DPI: Don’t Take Away Teachers’ Rights

  In response to changes in the state budget agreement, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (DPI) is proposing an overhaul to the state’s teacher licensure laws, threatening to undermine teachers’ rights in the process. DPI’s proposed provisions for limiting teacher rights create sweeping changes to disciplinary action, granting almost unlimited, unchecked discretion to school […]

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Take the Region 6 Professional Development Survey

The members of the WEAC Region 6 Professional Development Committee ask, “What do YOU want to learn more about?” What professional development should WEAC Region 6 provide? The Wisconsin Legislature recently made sweepings changes in teacher licensure. PDPs and six credits every five years are things of the past. Therefore, Region 6 asks: What professional development should […]

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Stand Up to Support Dreamers in Region 6

Region 6 members and staff are working with Madison Teachers Inc.’s DACA Organizing Team to build local political pressure for the Dream Act. A letter composed by an MTI-represented teacher who is personally impacted by DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) will be mailed to WEAC members who reside in Paul Ryan’s district. The intent of the […]

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