• 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

    Higher Education

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Fredric’s Case to Affect Us ALL

On January 11, The Supreme Court heard testimony regarding Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association. Though the decision is not due until June, the repercussions of the case are already being felt across the Labor movement. The case asks the court to decide whether public sector unions may continue to charge nonmembers a fee (known as “agency Read More

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