WSTU is looking for up to three Legislative Directors--Could it be you?

Are you interested in advancing our union's issues with legislators? Do you work well with diverse groups and enjoy handling multiple tasks for a common goal?  Then apply no later than April 8th for one of up to three new Legislative Director positions at our local.

You'll be responsible for coordinating efforts to increase our connection to legislators and improve services for members. Read how to apply here.

Weingarten: Educators must save democracy

“Teachers have always had power,” AFT President Randi Weingarten told the crowd at the TEACH opening plenary Thursday afternoon. “We need to own our power. And we need to build our power so we can move our agenda—for our students and our families; for safe, welcoming and well-funded public schools; for affordable higher education; healthcare that is a right, not a privilege; a living wage; a decent retirement; a healthy climate and a strong democracy.”