School for Workers


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Leadership Academy

Build Wisconsin's next union leaders. Give them confidence & connections with this comprehensive 9-month program. Next Academy cohort begins September 2015.

Customize your training

The School for Workers faculty has the hands-on union experience plus skill in educating adult workers to give you the highest quality training at your site, in your community or on the UW Madison campus.

Upcoming Courses

Building Labor-Community Partnerships

Building long-lasting and strategic labor and community partnerships is essential to unions and communities. This course offers the knowledge, models and tactics to build union worker-community center partnerships and explores ways to create alternative memberships. Themes include finding common ground, strategic long-term planning and organizing, using social media and technology, issue organizing, and grassroots approaches.

May 12-13. Course #15039 $375