Charter plan soundly defeated at vast majority of campuses in PSJA

Reports out of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD today show that a large majority of schools voted down a district plan to turn over its campuses to a system of charter schools run by a nonprofit. The superintendent had given teachers at each school a vote on whether to move forward with the plan on their campus. Our union members there--PSJA AFT--actively...

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Valley superintendent aims to charterize entire school district, but his promises for protecting teacher rights don’t mesh with state rules

Editor's note: Be sure to read today's breaking news on Texas Education Commissioner Mike Morath not following his own rules on SB 1882, and his effort to derail our lawsuit against San Antonio ISD. You also can read more about the San Antonio ISD lawsuit here. PSJA Community forum on EmpowerEd! Beginning in February, members of Pharr-San Juan-Alamo AFT began...

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