• Teachers

    From districts large and small, teachers are on the front lines of the education debate and AFT MA is here to offer information, advice and support so that they can all do their jobs with courage and confidence.

  • Retirees

    Even after you leave the classroom or the school building, AFT MA offers a wide array of benefits and protections that help make your “golden years” even brighter.

  • Paraprofessionals

    Paraprofessionals work directly with students, offering advice and support that allows and encourages them to succeed. AFT MA is here for paras with professional support that allows and encourages them to succeed as well.

  • Librarians

    Libraries are the heart and soul of education and information management and AFT MA offers plenty of ways to support those who make these vital venues work.

  • Higher Education

    As demands on students continue to increase, our members in Higher Education continue to develop new ways of engaging and inspiring all students to achieve and succeed

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BPS unilaterally imposes DDMs

School Department Imposes Plan to Evaluate Using Test Scores, Recruits Teachers to Help The BTU urges members to get informed, stand with educators across the state, and think twice before applying.    In a move that defies a growing and nearly-unanimous body of educational research and common sense, the BPS has unilaterally begun to Read More

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