Fighting to keep the cap on charter schools, increasing resources for public education and public libraries, involving our 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
March 29, 2016 To AFT leaders, This morning the Supreme Court weighed in on the Friedrichs case. It issued a one-sentence opinion affirming by a 4-4 vote the decision of the Ninth Circuit upholding the Abood decision and our right to collect fair share fees under the First Amendment. So, in non-lawyers’ terms, it means we won. The court’s Read More
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