WEA News

Your NEA Retirement Planning Center – Does It Really Pay to Pay Off Your Mortgage

 Does It Really Pay to Pay Off Your Mortgage Financial experts are divided on the wisdom of heading into retirement with mortgage payments still...   Read More

First Few Weeks as a New Teacher: 3 Things I Wish I Had Known

This simple equation is used by standout teachers to maximize time management and learning at any grade level. Simply put: Three weeks of teaching...   Read More

Westminster Public Schools Moving Benefits Open Enrollment Timeline/Renewal Date

Westminster Public Schools has issued a Memorandum to WEA moving the open enrollment and the renewal date from July 1st to January 1st Click...   Read More

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