Take action for public education
Educators are passionate advocates for our students, schools and profession. Below are actions you can take to fight for strong schools and strong unions to ensure all students receive a high quality public education.
Email your lawmakers
- Support equal bargaining rights for community and technical college faculty.
- Tell legislators to support Gov. Inslee's supplemental budget.
- Take action to support WEA-Retired.
Make sure OurVoice is heard in Olympia!
Here’s how you can stay up to speed with legislative and political news that affects students, educators and public schools – and take action with other union members and supporters.
- Text OURVOICE to 41411 to get regular legislative and election updates by text message
- Visit WashingtonEA.org/OurVoice and subscribe to the OurVoice blog
- Like and follow OurVoice on Facebook at facebook.com/OurVoiceWEA/
- Follow OurVoice on Twitter at @OurVoiceWEA
- Post using the hashtags #WaEdu and #WaLeg (hashtags explained here)
- Call your legislator's office. Here's a complete list of legislators, office #s, email and phone #s.
- Who are your local legislators? Find out here!
Legislative session key dates
- February 28—WEA Day of Unity
- March 8—Last day of regular session (sine die)