Membership

Benefits    

– Experience in contract preparation and negotiation

– Enforcement of negotiated contract through grievance process

– Legal representation and costs for job-related actions, including dismissal and discipline actions

– Legal representation to defend academic freedom

– Budget analysis and other research assistance in contract bargaining

– Communication expertise and publications

– Advocacy on state and federal legislation and policy, e.g. State higher education appropriations and the Higher Education Reauthorization Act

– Political action activities to promote pro-public higher education candidates

– Professional liability insurance ($1,000,000).

For more Benefit Information Online: 

Please see the AFT Benefits Page or the WEA Benefits Page