Local President Convenings
Local leaders are encouraged to attend all or some of our upcoming leadership workshops. Read about each offering and sign up below. All workshops are 6-7:30 p.m., except Saturday, September 19, and you will receive a link to join the Zoom meeting after you register.
September 6NEW DATE! September 13, 6 p.m.
I’m President! Now What? Build your team & get ready for the coming year while balancing your day job with President duties. Ask questions and share successes.
My Union Rocks! Talk about who we are & what we have to offer. Successes, the importance of elections (including school boards) & how to influence policy makers on education issues.
High-Performing Locals: Conduct an assessment of your local so you know your strengths & where you can improve. This will assist you in short- and long-term planning.
September 19, 1-2:30 p.m.
Member Recruitment & Retention: Find out how to grow and keep membership in your Local by hearing new ideas and successes. There will be plenty of time for questions and discussion.
Issue Organizing & Advocacy: Hear about successful organizing campaigns from Locals across the state, because educators have the best ideas to solve problems.
The Importance of Building Reps: Discover what Locals are doing to create strong, effective Building Representatives (BRs)/Association Representatives (ARs). Plug into WEAC’s new Building Rep training focused on sharing the workload and communicating effectively.