(1) To negotiate for good working wages and good quality of work life for members.(2) To work for continuous improvement of instruction and related service for every child in Sarasota County.(3) To encourage the adoption of ethical practices and personnel policies to assure the highest standards possible.(4) To enable members to speak with a common voice on matters pertaining to public education.(5) To work to eliminate all forms of bias.(6) To work to obtain and protect civil and human rights of all school employees.(7) To promote a better understanding of issues and objectives of school employee rights.(8) To promote mutual assistance, harmony, respect, cooperation and understanding among members of the two bargaining units of the school district.