Time for Seattle EA Elections- Nominations close Monday,April 21!
Nominations opened in March for our local governance. All offices are for a two year term. All nominees must be Active members of the Seattle Education Association from September 1, 2013.
Nomination forms and Campaigning Rules are available online at http://www.seattlewea.org/.
FYI: The candidate statement you submit has a limit of size (stated on the Nomination Form) and will not be corrected for spelling or grammar, so be sure to proofread.
Candidates for SEA President, Vice President and Treasurer are allowed to make 3 minute speeches at the April Representative Assembly.
Offices (two-year terms): (Click HERE to see more....)
The SEA Elections Committee is now accepting nominations for our local governance. All offices are for a two-year term.
Nominations will be accepted from March 10, 5PM to April 21 at 6PM.
Nomination forms can be accessed HERE.
Rules and Timelines for running for 2014 Local Office can be accessed HERE.
The April 2014 Unity Newsletter is published! Click on the "Unity" image to the right to view it.
SEA Retired will be hosting three WEA Pre-Retirement seminars this coming year. These seminars are intended to prepare our members for future retirements. They are intended to help individual plan for their future. The target audience is for members planning to retire in five to seven years out. Registration is, however, not limited to that demographic.
Members of the Seattle Education Association have ratified new two-year collective bargaining agreements with the Seattle School Board.
In a Sept. 3 general membership meeting, certificated staff, paraprofessionals and office professionals voted separately to approve new contracts for each of the three groups.
SEA President Jonathan Knapp thanked Seattle educators for their hard work and perseverance in winnin a contract that addresses major issues, including compensation, evaluations, caseloads and support for classified staff.