Member Organizers Program

Participants in the UEA Member Organizers (MO) program are trained in equity in our organization, membership growth, and mentorship. They are provided opportunities to engage with their local and state association and are invited to share their experiences with other UEA members and the Organizing and Membership Capacity Building Committee (OMC). Enrollment in the program is done by UniServ and local units. Program launches with an onboarding training in June for Member Organizers and wraps up mid March of next year. Applications for Member Organizers  are made available to locals that are participating in the program.

2022-2023 Locals Participating:

  • ALPINE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
  • DAVIS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
  • GRANITE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION
  • IRON COUNTY EDUCATION ASSOCIATION 
  • TOOELE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

Locals are selected based on ability to:

  1. Have access to new hire list for new teacher orientation
  2. Have local presidents text Hustle new hire list

Program Goals:

  1. Build a cohort of Member Organizer educators to speak on Association involvement.
  2. Develop and apply leadership skills to positively impact local association and state association.
  3. Build leadership skills and support early career educators through mentorship.

Additional Details:

  • Program launches with Member Organizing Onboarding Training  | Wednesday, June 15, 2022 and wraps up mid March 2023.
  • A $900 stipend will be paid upon completion of all program activities.
  • Up to 10 member organizers will be selected.

The UEA is seeking Member Organizers for 2022-2023. To qualify for a stipend, all selected participants must:

  • Participate in in-person Member Organizing Onboarding Training and final Debrief meetings.
  • Have a passion for membership and supporting new hires and early career educators.
  • Participate in trainings with Member Organizer team.
  • Participate in local’s New Hire Orientation or school visits.
  • Be willing to share experience with UEA’s OMC at one of their monthly meetings (ZOOM) or special meeting of the committee.
  • Write up an article for UEA’s Blog.

Application deadline is Monday, May 30, 2022 at 5:30 p.m.  Selected participants will be notified by June 8, 2022.

Member Organizer Messages

Participants in the UEA Member Organizers program are trained in issue organizing, are provided opportunities to engage with their local and state association and are invited to share their experiences with other UEA members and the Organizing and Membership Capacity Building Committee (OMC).

An Invitation to All - by 2021 Member Organizers Jenny Graviet and Camille Lund
Many educators see the UEA as an insurance policy. Educators pay in; the Association pays out. A quarter goes into ...
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How can I help members to be more involved? - by 2021 Member Organizer Alexandra Roy
Post submitted by Alexandra Roy, Provo Education Association Vice President and UEA Member Organizer When I was approached by my ...
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Member Organizers Application Form
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Questions?

Connect with your UniServ Director (UD) or UEA Office at 801-266-4461/800-594-8996

 

Timeline:

April – May Locals Enrollment | Application deadline and participants announced.
June MO Onboarding Training @ Summer Leadership Academy | June 15, 2022 
July Membership and Organizing Training | July 13, 2022  4:30 – 6 p.m. (ZOOM)
September Mentorship Training | September 14, 2022 4:30 – 6 p.m. (ZOOM)
January Equity in UEA Training | January 18, 2023 4:30 – 6 p.m. (ZOOM)
March

Final MO Debrief Meeting UEA Blog Write Up + OMC report

March 18, 2023 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (UEA HQ)

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