Solutions for Success Focus Groups: Results Summary

On Wednesday, Feb 1, 2023, AFT-WV President Fred Albert and WVEA President Dale Lee held a press conference to release the findings from the Solutions for Success focus group series. The focus groups, conducted in November and December, solicited input from educators, parents, students, and others on their ideas to improve student achievement.  

AFT-WV Response to Governor's State of the State

AFT-WV President Responds to State of the State Address

Charleston - AFT-West Virginia President Fred Albert responded to Governor Jim Justice’s State of the State address:

While I am glad the Governor proposed a 5% pay increase for all state employees and putting $100 million into PEIA, I’m not convinced either of those proposals will truly solve the school staffing crisis our school systems are currently experiencing.