The nomination period is November 18 until December 16. Delegates celebrate the accomplishments of educators; debate important issues facing education, and vote on the direction of our union.
Electronic voting will occur January 17 – 29, 2014
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.