Association Efforts

Please check these links often to learn how members in locals, councils, the WEA and NEA are advocating for a living wage for ESP. If you have sites you would like to see listed here, be sure to email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Table of Association websites
BaInbridge Island — a lighthouse district in Washington state — has a website that highlights the stories their ESP share!
NEA salary data — for all members
Pennsylvania salary campaigns — some of the best thinking in the nation on salary goals and how to reach them
Reports on state salary gains — usually for teachers but watch for stories about ESP
Living wage campaigns in Virginia — Check out this page for "to-dos" in a campaign.
ESP gains in Rhode Island and 5 steps to a living wage
ESP in Washington fight for a living wage — See the origins of the lving wage passion in Washington.
Living wage communication tips
Living wage — definition and history
Sign up — take a pledge to support the people who make public schools great!
Getting involved in living wage campaigns — visit the NEA toolkit
Hear the stories — ESP seeking a living wage
Myths and facts about the work of ESP
NEA talks about living wage
An NEA forum to discuss salary issues

NEA recommends: Rebuilding a Good Jobs Economy from the National Employment Law Project - great insight and advice on economic recovery and lifting working families out of poverty