Students in Massachusetts are the highest scoring students in the nation on the National Assessment of Educational Progress Read More
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.
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 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.
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.
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
What got you into teaching? In the late 60’s, or early 70’s, the actor Cliff Robertson portrayed a mentally challenged adult in the movie “Charlie”, based on the book “Flowers for Algernon.” The theme of the movie inspired me to “encourage” young children with disabilities to become, as much as possible, contributing members of their Read More
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AFT Massachusetts advocates on behalf of its 25,000 members, for students attending public schools in the Commonwealth, and on behalf of working people throughout the state. Click here to read about current issues of concern to AFT Massachusetts and its members.
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