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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Vote August 14

WEAC Region 6 members are urged to make plans now to vote on Tuesday, August 14, in Wisconsin’s Primary Election. Early voting for the August 14, 2018 partisan primary election has started. Information about where and how you can vote early is available on the State of Wisconsin Elections Commission website. WEAC Region 6 members […]

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Region 6 Membership Organizing Workshops are August 8 and 15

The leaders and staff at WEAC Region 6 will present half-day workshops for all Region 6 members who are involved or want to be involved in their local union’s membership organizing and recruitment drives. Last year’s workshops were highly successful going into the recruitment of new staff and local action planning in August and September. […]

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Introduction to Restorative Practices Workshop FREE for Union Members

WEAC and the WEA Academy are sponsoring a free, half-day Introduction to Restorative Practices workshop for union members on Friday, June 29, in Madison. Restorative Practices are grounded in a framework that values all members of the school community (students, staff, parents, and community partners) and sees them as partners in creating safe and supportive schools. […]

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Educators Happy Hour is Friday, June 8

All Region 6 members and their guests are invited to celebrate the end of the school year together at the High Noon Saloon in Madison on Friday, June 8. Members of the two featured bands, Something To Do and The Periodicals, include WEAC Region 6 member Brad Klotz and staff member John Wedge. The High […]

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First Region 6/MTI Candidate Forum Packs the House

More than 200 WEAC Region 6 and Madison Teachers Inc. members and their guests attended the joint Region 6/MTI Gubernatorial Candidate Education Issues Forum on Sunday, May 6, at James Madison Memorial High School in Madison. Eight candidates for governor answered questions from Region 6 and MTI members. Forum participants included Tony, Evers, Matt Flynn, Andy […]

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Region 6/MTI Forum for Gubernatorial Candidates is May 6

All WEAC Region 6 members and their guests are invited to the joint Region 6/MTI Gubernatorial Candidate Education Issues Forum on Sunday, May 6, from 6-8 p.m. at James Madison Memorial High School in Madison. Doors will open at 5:30. The candidates will answer questions about education from educators. Confirmed candidate attendees include: Tony Evers, […]

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Region 6 and MTI Forum for Gubernatorial Candidates is May 6

All WEAC Region 6 members and their guests are invited to the joint Region 6/MTI Gubernatorial Candidate Education Issues Forum on Sunday, May 6, from 6-8 p.m. at James Madison Memorial High School in Madison. Doors will open at 5:30. The candidates will answer questions about education from educators. Confirmed candidate attendees include: Tony Evers, […]

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