Your hard work, participation, signing of cards, signing of petitions and school board presentations made all the difference in the Dallas ISD School Board Trustees passing a living wage for all hourly employees in the District. The minimum salary for all hourly employees is $10.37 per hour. Congratulations for staying the course and realizing this great improvement for our hourly employees! Being prepared for campaigns motivates all to participate and realize that good things happen when we work together!More
AFT President Randi Weingarten on July 18 delivered a forceful case for Hillary Clinton, while hailing the 100-year-old union as a vehicle empowering our more than 1.6 million workers at the bargaining table and the ballot box.
The Michigan House of Representatives, ignoring fierce opposition from the Democratic minority, passed a dead-of-night financial aid package for Detroit Public Schools that had been twisted into a partisan screed against Detroit teachers and school employees.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten writes about the looming teacher shortage our public schools face and how we can address the challenge before it turns into a crisis.
In her most recent column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten talks about the need for our country to return to the kind of thoughtful yet passionate discourse and engagement in civic life that's been far too rare lately.