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Alliance-AFT: News Archives

Want to become a member of Alliance/AFT?

Welcoming you to the Alliance/AFT family is an honor as we advocate and fight for your rights as a district employee. When you join Alliance/AFT, you stand shoulder to shoulder with generations of educators and current colleagues who have fought to improve the working conditions for everyone who follows in...

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Educator Resources for Coronavirus

See a complete list of resources for educators on the coronavirus. You can find all news, updates and resources addressing COVID-19 here on our website. Included here will be daily news and updates along with guidance from the CDC, TEA and other officials. Latest: TEA guidance on staffing issues and...

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Your union family for Dallas ISD!

Your Voice for Change. The Alliance/AFT works for all non-administrative staff in the Dallas ISD and supports the fair treatment, professional needs, and organizational goals of its membership.

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Join in National Day of Action to #SaveCHIP!

We're calling on you to join Alliance/AFT and the nation’s leading children’s health, medical and advocacy organizations in a day of action today to help #SaveCHIP. This week marks 100 days since Congress failed to extend full funding for the successful, bipartisan Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP), which provides 9...

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CAMPUS CLOSING(S)/ CONSOLIDATIONS ON THE HORIZON

The TEA Commissioner sent DISD a letter early in the school year advising the Superintendent that if the scores did not improve in either one of the four IR4 schools (C.F. Carr, J.W. Ray, Edison and Titche), he would oust the Superintendent and the School Trustees, replacing them with a...

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2018 TEXAS AFL-CIO SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

WHO MAY APPLY: Alliance/AFT members or children of Alliance/AFT members or children whose legal guardians are members. Applicants must be high school seniors who are planning to attend a university, college or technical institute in the summer or fall term. Scholarships are one-time grants of $1,500. Application forms are available...

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TEI Committee Update

Committee Chair Andrew Kirk and fellow committee members are meeting to examine possible improvements to the TEI Evaluation System. They are also exploring alternative compensation programs which could replace the current TEI system. The next meeting is on Wednesday, January 17th, 6 PM, at the Alliance/AFT office (334 Centre St.). We need...

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