Topic: Events

Save Texas Schools Austin Conference and Workshops

Visit the Save Texas Schools registration site to find out about the upcoming Austin conference and workshops put on by our friends at Save Texas Schools. This effective statewide coalition is focused on critical challenges facing Texas public schools in the 2015 legislative session:  continued underfunding, overtesting, and ongoing efforts to privatize public education. The two-day Save Texas Schools conference starts...

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Principles That Unite Us: Democratic Ownership of Our Schools

Our ongoing campaign to reclaim the promise of public schools, launched with a National Day of Action on December 9, draws inspiration from a set of principles adopted by a broad coalition of educators, parents, students, and community stakeholders. We presented the introduction to these Principles That Unite Us in the last Hotline. Today’s Hotline lays out the next part...

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Tele Town Hall on April 25!

Texas AFT invites you to take part in a special Tele Town Hall to learn about the multi-front attack on public education under way at the state capitol and how we can fight back! WHEN: Thursday, April 25, 7 p.m. WHERE: We'll call you. Just RSVP Here WHO: Linda Bridges (Texas AFT President), Louis Malfaro (Texas AFT Secretary-Treasurer), Allen Weeks...

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