The Educational Association of Worcester is the largest local of the Massachusetts Teachers Association. We have 2,800 members in 5 bargaining units: Teachers and Group B Administrators, Education Support Professionals, Bus Drivers, Parent Liaisons, and ESL Tutors. You can find pertinent local, state and federal educational information on this site. The EAW works tirelessly in the fight for educational excellence and opportunity and for the betterment of the professional lives of our members.
To work for the welfare of school children, the advancement of education and, the improvement of instructional opportunities for all.
To advance the interest of the schools and to raise the standards of the professional and non-instructional personnel.
To form a representative body able to speak with authority for the membership.
To improve the conditions both of professional and non-instructional personnel relative to their employment and to bargain and enter into collective bargaining agreements for the benefit of the members.
To cultivate a spirit of understanding and good will among the membership and the community.