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Adjunct faculty at Temple University have voted overwhelmingly to join the AFT's' faculty affiliate at the school, the Temple Association of University Professionals. This was a hard-won victory for adjunct educators, as Temple's administration ran an aggressive anti-union campaign.
What do Ohio's children need in a new state superintendent? We need you to help stop another SB 5-like attack on workers. Plus other information of interest to our members.
The AFT along with the American Association of University Professors, filed an amicus curiae brief in the Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association case before the U.S. Supreme Court. The case threatens to make it harder for working people to join together and speak out together.
The 2016 Educators Connect for Success Conference will showcase ways educators can bring together students, schools and their communities to help place and keep students at the center of their learning. Organizers are looking for presenters to inspire attendees and advance the conversation around this year’s theme Whole Student, Whole School. The deadline to submit a proposal is Nov. 30.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten discusses the ongoing struggle to free our country from racism.
The Illinois Educational Labor Board has ruled that an adjunct professor at Moraine Valley Community College was improperly fired for saying that her college treats adjuncts like "disposable resources," because the board says her comments were protected union activity.