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Local unions working with districts on pay raises, inclusion in reopening plansPublish Date: May 29, 2020 2:05 pm
Our local unions are actively trying to ensure they are stakeholders in decisions on pay raises and decision-making on reopening plans. Predictably, the reaction and response from districts on requests...Read More
May 22: : On-site Summer School?; Dire budget outlook signals need to protect funding; Socorro AFT wins salary increase; New student loan benefitPublish Date: May 22, 2020 9:57 am
You can find all news, updates and resources addressing COVID-19 here on our website. Summer school guidelines likely a means for districts to test the waters for opening campuses, but...Read More
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Texas AFT is actively organizing new higher-education locals in the state. Read more about our efforts and our newest locals.
Members of the Houston Educational Support Personnel, an affiliate of Texas AFT, are celebrating a hard-won victory against privatization in how their school district’s food service program is managed.
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The American Federation of Teachers, an affiliate of the AFL-CIO, was founded in 1916 and today represents 1.6 million members in more than 3,000 local affiliates nationwide. Read more about our national affiliate and discover a host of resources available for your profession.