WEA News

A Back to School Uplifting Message

A 6-year-old designed a custom t-shirt for his first day of school and it’s seriously the best Because we should all go back to...   Read More

Driving Educators Out of the Profession

Policymakers may extol the virtues of teaching, yet they will ignore the voices of teachers in their decisions, says a writer in the Atlanta...   Read More

National Teacher Day – May 7, 2019

Teachers change the lives of millions of children every day, and their work and impact extends far beyond the boundaries of the classroom—“Out of...   Read More

Teacher Appreciation Week 2019 and #ThankATeacher

May 6 – 10.   Let’s show our thanks and gratitude to these stellar educators. Blast off with us during PTA Teacher Appreciation Week to...   Read More

CEA Delegate Assembly and Annual Meeting

Delegate Assembly is CEA’s official policy-making body which meets once a year for CEA’s Annual Meeting.  Westminster was represented by 4 WEA members ....   Read More

U.S. Congress Votes to Create National ESP Award

Thanks to the advocacy of NEA’s members and board of directors, the Senate joined the House in voting to create a national award for...   Read More

Why We Stay: What Motivates Educators To Step Into (and Remain) in the Classroom

It’s a well-known fact that many public school teachers enter the profession only to leave a short time later. The U.S. Census Bureau says...   Read More

“A Crisis of Disrupted Learning”

Teachers across Oregon warn that disruptive behavior from students has reached a crisis level in our classrooms, telling harrowing stories of commonplace violence to...   Read More

WEA at CEA Lobby Day

WEA Political Director Derek Hawkins and UniServ Director Peter Morris attended #CEALobbyDay on February 28 and had the pleasure of meeting with State Representative...   Read More

NEA’s Read Across America Online Resource Calendar is here!

Bring the celebration of reading and literacy into your classroom, library, and school all year long and celebrate NEA’s Read Across America program! Use...   Read More