WELLS Vision, Mission & Mandate


“Inspiring workers to learn about the place of labour and working class issues in society by connecting them to multidisciplinary labour education opportunities.”


Our mission is to promote the expansion of affordable, inclusive, accessible, high quality, and solidarity-based education for working people.


WELLS has three main mandates:

  1. To develop and offer educational materials, courses, or activities in areas of importance and interest to the working class. 
  2. To support the development of labour education curriculum and sponsor activities and events related to labour education 
  3. To engage in activities and projects directed to modernize labour education (e.g. bringing labour education courses and materials into the digital realm through online courses and virtual learning.