Opportunities Now Available!
While the Region 7 workshops are designed for Region 7 members, and coordinated by the Region 7 staff, WEAC members from other Regions may also sign up. Links for other professional development opportunities from WEAC and NEA are also listed. Watch for the new WEA Academy online offerings coming out this year.
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Contact Beth Ludemann to sign up for the June 27th workshop details.
In addition to the NEA Academy options, WEAC is looking for members interested in attending the following NEA leadership training/conference opportunities. If you are interested in attending, please contact the Region 7 Office at 262-789-6000 before the deadlines listed, so WEAC can nominate you by the deadline.
|NEA Minority Leadership Training Event||December 9-11, 2016||San Diego, CA||Ethnic Minority as defined by the US Census. First time participants preferred.||10/7/16|
|NEA Women’s Leadership Training Event||December 9-11, 2016||San Diego, CA||Female members of the organization. First time participants preferred.||10/7/16|
|NEA Leadership Summit||February 24-26, 2017||Orlando, FL||NEA has some requirements as to who we should fund as a state. Emerging leaders/activist, under 35, minority, etc.||12/9/16|
|NEA ESP Conference||March 10-12, 2017||Dallas, TX||ESP Members. First time participants preferred.||1/5/17|
|NEA Higher Education Conference||March 17-19, 2017. Leadership Day||Dallas, TX||Higher Education Members. First time participants preferred.||1/5/17|
|NEA Joint Conference on Women’s & Minorities||June 2017||Boston, MA||A focus will be on sending minorities and women to this NEA Pre-RA conference. Men are also welcome to attend.||4/15/17|
|NEA Student Leadership Conference||June 2017||Boston, MA||Student members and leaders. Students who will be returning to their campus in the fall will be given higher preference.||4/15/17|