Leaders from OFT locals across the state meet to plan the path to success for the organization and its members. #ReclaimitMore
The Dec. 3 release of the OECD's latest Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) results show that U.S. students are being outperformed by students in most other developed nations. The crucial question we face now is whether the U.S. has the political will to move away from the failed policies and embrace what works in high-performing countries so that we can reclaim the promise of public education.
AFT affiliates and their community partners are gearing up for a Dec. 9 National Day of Action to Reclaim the Promise of Public Education.
AFT is calling on educators to join with parents and community partners in an effort to fulfill our collective responsibility to enable individual opportunity for all children. Check out our toolkit to help leaders learn about Reclaiming the Promise and take action in their own communities. Learn more. * If the page does not display, sign up for special members-only content or enter your member login.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten writes about the necessity of making early childhood education a priority in this country.
The entire AFT family is heartbroken by the loss of life and devastation caused by Super Typhoon Haiyan, and the AFT is prepared to help any way we can with recovery efforts, says AFT President Randi Weingarten.