Workers’ Education Association

Our Linguacuisine research partners are the WEA South Tyneside branch.

Who we are

The WEA has been providing high-quality educational opportunities to communities since 1903. Today, our Vision, Mission and Values inform everything we do.

Vision

“A better world – equal, democratic and just; through adult education the WEA challenges and inspires individuals, communities and society.”

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