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Hundreds of Texas School Employees Rally for Respect in AustinPublish Date: March 17, 2023 2:22 pm
Socorro AFT members wave signs in support of public education and against school vouchers at a rally outside the Texas AFL-CIO on Monday. Photo by Mariana Krueger, CCR Studios. “When...Read More
March 10, 2023: The Bill Filing Deadline; Working Conditions in the Teacher Vacancy ReportPublish Date: March 11, 2023 2:40 pm
Friday, March 10, 2023 This week is National School Social Worker Week, and we should all take a moment to lift up these employees who help our kids face some...Read More
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Texas AFT works to better the profession of educators by promoting effective public education policy to improve the pay and working conditions of teachers, nurses, counselors, and other professionals.
Our union also represents higher education employees at community colleges and universities. We are actively organizing higher ed local unions around the state.
Support personnel — from bus drivers to cafeteria workers to custodians — keep our schools running. Texas AFT aims to represent their varied interests on the local and state levels.