State representatives to put more teachers on "improvement plan," eliminate collective bargaining. Stop these extreme attacks on teachers.More
State law requires holders of permanent certificates and permanent non-tax certificates to complete an updated FBI background check every five years. Find out how to comply.
AFT President Randi Weingarten and Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) spoke at the Washington, D.C., launch of "Higher Ed, Not Debt," a new multiyear campaign advocating for affordable access to higher education for all, without the burden of debt or financial hardship.
A Florida food service worker and AFT member was one of the witnesses at a hearing of the U.S. Senate Budget Committee on the minimum wage and other economic issues affecting individuals, families and communities.
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.