WEA News

Social Security Fairness Committee – Repeal the GPO and WEP that Effects District Employees

Repeal the GPO and WEP Our Goal is to: Educate: Inform the public about the injustice of the GPO and WEP, two Social Security...   Read More

Goodbye ‘Core Subjects,’ Hello ‘Well-Rounded Education’

The opportunity ESSA presents isn’t a question of interpretation or misplaced hope that things will just be different. It’s right there in the text...   Read More

New & Exclusive Member Pricing:

The weekend is almost here! We wanted to remind you that members of NEA get up to 35% off movie tickets. In Theaters Today: ...   Read More

Educational Discounts: Don’t Miss These Top Offers for Educators

Looking for great deals and price reductions for educators? We’ve scoured the stores and done the searching for you! Below, find a great selection...   Read More

Ratification of the 2016-2017 Contract

      WEA is in the process of an electronic ratification of the tentative agreement. The window for voting closes on June 7...   Read More

Snapshot of the Teaching Profession: What’s Changed Over a Decade?

There’s no doubt that the past decade or so has been hugely challenging for educators and for the public schools where they teach.  From...   Read More

White House Honors Education Support Professional “Champions”

In recognition of the extraordinary things they do for students every day in our nation’s schools, the White House honored and celebrated on Wednesday...   Read More

With ‘Blame and Shame’ Accountability Behind Us, What Will Take Its Place?

One of the most important and welcomed provisions of the Every Student Succeed Act (ESSA) is the removal of so-called Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP)...   Read More

Colorado Independent Examines Charter School Waivers

The Colorado Independent examines how charter schools are using a lax waiver system to take a pass on many rules that apply to all...   Read More

CDE celebrates Teacher Appreciation Week: May 2-6, 2016!

About Teacher Appreciation Week Colorado Teacher Appreciation Week is May 2-6 during National Teacher Appreciation Week! CDE invites you to participate and give thanks...   Read More