#PD4Educators, Professional Development for Soundview Members


WEA's calendar statewide meetings and events

Asynchronous courses are held via Canvas. Course are free and can be taken at your own pace. Recently added courses include Facilitating Quality Practice, Building Routines for Student Success in a Virtual Space, STEM for Secondary Educators, TPEP 101, TPEP Evidence and Artifacts, and UDL: A Day of Universal Design.

These self-paced trainings are available immediately and need to be completed by June 30, 2021. For a listing of offerings, please visit the WEA web page or download a flier. Clock hours are provided.

For more information or questions about the asynchronous courses held on Canvas, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Synchronous courses are held via Zoom. Courses and clock hours are free and open to all educators. Space is limited to the first 500 participants. Click here for a course list offered January through March 2021 or download a flier. Registration is required and once the course is full, the course name will no longer be available in the dropdown menu on the registration page. A wait list is not maintained for these webinars.

For more information or questions about the courses held on Zoom, contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence


Center for Educational Quality PD Offerings

WEA Special Education Support Center (SESC) and Inclusionary Practices Project (IPP) are offering online courses and continue to add trainings through December. Click here for more info:  https://bit.ly/3bfETDh


Classes for Teachers and CTE Teachers to learn about certification requirements . Click here https://www.washingtonea.org/pd/certification-licensure/ Focus on policy changes, STEM renewal requirement, PGP basics, National Board basics and OSPI eCert platform 

Certification | Washington Education Association (washingtonea.org)

  • Teacher Certification 101
  • Educational Staff Associates (ESA) Certification 101 
  • Professional Growth Plan
  • Home Stretch takes place just before the National Board
  • National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) is implementing a new, 5 year “Maintenance of Certification” (MOC)


WEA-Retired Series 


WEA-Retired Workshop

Get your ducks in a row! Join Soundview Retirees to take part in the annual WEA-Retired Workshop. It is presented by Lois Perkins and team.  This is ONLY for members that are retiring by August 2020. This is a two-part series. 

Register in advance : https://washingtonea.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYkdOmoqDIsH9eRUiAm5YK362iJXlC-gyEU   
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 

Session 1: October 29 4-6 pm
Department of Retirement, VEBA, Activating WEA-Retired Membership, and Social Security

Session 2: March 28 4 - 6 pm
Medical Coverage and Medicare