Affiliate to the WEA

Would your organisation like to
show its support for the Workers’
Educational Association and the
great work that we do?

Would you like to become more
involved with us?

Now you can, by affiliating to
WEA Victoria.

WEA alumni include former prime
ministers John Curtain, Ben Chifley,
Michael Joseph Savage and Sir Walter
Nash, numerous British cabinet ministers
including Hugh Gaitskell and Arthur
Greenwood, and other public figures such
as G. D. H. Cole and William Temple.
During the Atlee government, some 56 MPs
were involved in the WEA.


Affiliation benefits
● 10% course discount for
your members*
● FREE WEA memberships for
your members and their
families
● Courses tailored to the needs
of your organisation – at an
unbeatable price
● Support progressive
education and help us train
the next generation of labour
movement leaders
● Ability to participate in the
democratic governance of the
WEA as a member organisation


*Discount applies to the list price, and does not
include items already discounted, unless specified


We receive no government funding and are
entirely reliant on donations and volunteer
labour.


Your support will help us deliver education to the most underprivileged areas, develop critical thinkers and engaged citizens, and empower ordinary people to lead their
communities toward positive social change.

The WEA is a non-party political, non-sectarian,
internationalist organisation


Our values

● Social justice, fighting mass poverty and inequality
● Democracy, opposing dictatorship, totalitarianism and chauvanism
● Freedom of association and the right for workers to organise
● Freedom of expression and an independent, diverse press
● Equal opportunities, fighting racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination
● Sustainability, in defence of peace and the environment

The WEA creates lasting social change through education, empowering communities to
organise for a more democratic, equal and just world. The WEA was instrumental in
popularising the concept of the welfare state and full employment, with WEA members
going on to pioneer these policies in government.


Our mission

● Raising educational aspirations
● Bringing great teaching and learning to local communities
● Ensuring there is always an opportunity for adults to return to learning
● Developing educational opportunities for the most disadvantaged
● Involving students and supporters as members to build an education movement for
social purpose
● Inspiring students, teachers and members to become active citizens

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