News, Trainings and Events

Here you can find links to what SEA and WEA have to offer for professional development, trainings and upcoming events.

INK The main way SEA communictes with members is through our weekly newsletter called INK. It's sent most Fridays to your HOME email address. If you don't recieve INK newsletters, contact us. 

Listening Sessions and Suveys:

Dates and registration are circulating via email for SEA members. Click here for remaining listening session links as of January 2022. 

Retirement and Financial Workshops:

Currently, our friends at WEA Retired are not offering their popular, informative retirement seminars. However, SEA is working with NEA Member Benefits to offer a variety of Retirement Workshops. 

  • Women and Money: January 20, 2022 at 4:30-5:30pm. Held via Zoom. 
    • This workshop focuses on unpacking the challenges women face in saving for
      retirement, and then teaches a six-step financial strategy designed to combat
      these challenges and help women secure a confident, comfortable future.
    • Click here to register today

Certification Trainings:

The Washington Education Association is excited to offer the following certification professional development opportunities for Winter 2022. These events are open to all active WEA members. If you are not a current WEA member, please contact us and we would be happy to assist you with membership options.

For more information on registration and course descriptions, please visit the certification page on the WEA website.

Teacher Certification 101

Education Staff Associates (ESA) Certification 101

Professional Growth Plan #1

Professional Growth Plan #2

Professional Growth Plan #3

National Board Information Session Series, Session 1: Overview

National Board Information Session Series, Session 2: Standards & Process

National Board Information Session Series, Session 3: Support & Next Steps

National Board Home Stretch

National Board Maintenance of Certificate (MOC) Jump Start - For Current NBCTs Renewing in 2022

Module One

Module Two

Feb. 17, Thursday, 4-8 p.m. Click here to register!

Paraeducator Professional Development:

SEA is working with our talented member-trainers and colleagues at WEA to bring you a series of Professional Development workshops designed specifcally for Paraeducators based on your PD survey feedback. 

Dec 2021: We are still planning these events and preparing registration links. Check out what's being planned!

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