February 2022

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February 2, 2022

Wayne County Education Association President Amber McCoy was interviewd by NPR's Anya Kamenetz regarding a recent poll on teachers leaving the profession.  You can access the full article below.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va – ​"Our morning emails every day start with the vacancies that have been unfilled," says Amber McCoy, who teaches fourth grade. "[It] will tell us where we have staffing shortages in the...

February 4, 2022


February 9, 2022

CHARLESTON, W.Va. − WVEA President Dale Lee spoke today at the state Board of...

February 17, 2022
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February 17, 2022

MOUNDSVILLE, W.Va. — A second West Virginia teacher has been honored with Milken Educator Award for the 2021-2022 school year.

Heather Haught, a first grade teacher at McNinch Primary School in Moundsville, received the award during a school assembly Thursday with state School Superintendent Clayton Burch.    

“It’s very nice to get that award and just being told that you’re doing a good job does keep you going and...

February 22, 2022

If you have questions, call your Association Rep., County President, WVEA Help Center at 1-866-568-9832, or your Organizational Development Specialist.

If you are RIFed, you have the right to:

  • Have notice, reasons and hearing on or before May 1, 2022. The notice is to be by certified mail sufficiently in advance of the hearing to allow you time to prepare. At the hearing, the administration is responsible for showing the reasons for the RIF...