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July 09, 2018

'Vilified too long': teachers' unions fight back after supreme court ruling

Jason Davis, a PSEA member from Penn-Trafford EA, was recently interviewed by The Guardian.  Click on the link below to read the interview.

September 03, 2018

Labor Day Parade - September 3, 2018

Labor Day is Monday, September 3, 2018.  March with PSEA at the annual Labor Day Parade in Pittsburgh.

Click on the flyer below for more information and the parade map to direct you to the meeting location at the PPG Paints Arena Melody Tent Lot.  The parade starts at 10:00 a.m. but arrive early to avoid street closings.  All participants will be provided with a t-shirt and refreshments before the parade.  Bring your spouse, kids, friends, and furry friends to show your solidarity and pride in your union!

We hope to see you there!

September 11, 2018

Executive Committee Meeting

The next Southwestern Region Executive Committee Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the Region Office.  

Dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.

Please RSVP to Sandy Puskar at ravstar@wpa.net.

Future meeting dates are:

  • October 23, 2018
  • December 11, 2018
  • February 19, 2019
  • May 13, 2019

September 17, 2018

2018-2019 ESP Division Meetings

Save the Date(s):

  • Monday, September 17, 2018 - "2018 Election Overview and Call to Action" presented by Fritz Fekete, Region Advocacy Coordinator, PSEA - Southwestern Region
  • Monday, November 19, 2018 - "Positive Interventions" presented by Judith Petruzzi, Director of Education Services, PSEA
  • Monday, February 25, 2019 - "Addiction and Current Opioid Abuse Trends in Westmoreland County" presented by Tim Phillips, Director - Drug Overdose Task Force.  
    • This meeting will also include the ESP Southwestern Division Election of Officers.
  • Monday, April 15, 2019 - "An Overview of Child Abuse and Neglect" presented by Michelle Brant - supervisor of Foster and Kinship Care.

Watch your mail for meeting details as well as registration information.

September 18, 2018

Fayette County Education Association Meeting

The next Fayette County Education Association Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 at O'Gillies, 200 East Askren Street, Uniontown.

Dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.

Future meeting dates are:

  • October 25, 2018
  • November 13, 2018
  • March 12, 2019
  • April 16, 2019

September 20, 2018

Greene County Coordinated Bargaining Council Meeting

The next Greene County Coordinated Bargaining Council Meeting will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2018 at the Carmichaels Grange, Route 21 at Ceylon Road - Intersection, Carmichaels, PA 15320.

Dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.

Please RSVP to Katie Keller at kkeller1935@comcast.net.

Future meeting dates are:

  • November 8, 2018
  • February 28, 2019
  • April 11, 2019

September 25, 2018

Washington County Education Association Meeting

The next Washington County Education Association Meeting will be held on Monday, September 24, 2018.

Dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.

Future meeting dates are:

  • October 22, 2018
  • November 19, 2018
  • February 25, 2019
  • March 25, 2019
  • May 20, 2019

September 25, 2018

Westmoreland Education Council (WEC) Meeting

The next Westmoreland Education Council (WEC) Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at the Region Office.

Dinner will start at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m.

Please RSVP to Gretchen Weiers at lveagweiers@gmail.com.

Future meeting dates are:

  • October 30, 2018
  • January 22, 2019
  • February 26, 2019
  • April 9, 2019
  • May 21, 2019

September 29, 2018

Pre-Retirement Workshop

The PSEA Southwestern Region will be hosting a Pre-Retirement Workshop on Saturday, September 29, 2018 at the Westmoreland County Community College in Youngwood, Pennsylvania.

See the link below for the workshop flyer and to register online.  Deadline to register is Friday, September 14, 2018.  Cost is $10.00 per person.  You may also register online at:  http://www.psea.org/sw/pre-retirement

November 02, 2018

Southwestern Region Fall House of Delegates Meeting

Save the Date:

The Southwestern Region Fall House of Delegates Meeting will be held on November 2-3, 2018 at Seven Springs in Champion, Pennsylvania.

Details will be forthcoming.

November 15, 2018

Collective Bargaining Conference

Save the Date:

The Southwestern Region will host a Collective Bargaining Conference on Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Region Office.

Details will be forthcoming.

March 15, 2019

Southwestern Region Spring House of Delegates Meeting

Save the Date:

The Southwestern Region Spring House of Delegates Meeting will be held on March 15-16, 2019 at Seven Springs in Champion, Pennsylvania.

Details will be forthcoming.

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