Members of the media may contact OFT Communications Director Lisa Zellner at 614-257-4195 (office) or 614-619-2771 (cell).
Faculty members at Belmont College voted overwhelmingly to form a union affiliated with the Ohio Federation of Teachers. In a count announced today by the Ohio State Employment Relations Board, 90 percent of faculty members supported the union in a vote of 28-3.
Contract creates Labor-Management Committee, guarantees planning time, rewards experienced teachers.
The Ohio Federation of Teachers have added endorsements to its slate of candidates who support high quality public education and public services that make our families and communities strong.
Former Gov. Ted Strickland would better represent the needs and interests of Ohioans as a member of the U.S. Senate, the American Federation of Teachers announced with their endorsement of Strickland for Senate.
OFT welcomes the opportunity to work with Paolo DeMaria as the new state superintendent to address several deep underlying problems impacting public education such as the increased needs children bring to the classroom because of poverty.
Union members and supporters from across the country came together Tuesday night to send the resounding message that only Hillary Clinton has what it takes to deliver real change for working people and break down the barriers holding our nation back. See more.
Ohio Federation of Teachers President Melissa Cropper joined Acting U.S. Secretary of Education John King on the U.S. delegation to the 6th International Summit on the Teaching Profession in Berlin.
The 2016 Ohio Federation of Teachers Convention concluded with endorsements for five candidates for state Representative and Senato and the presentation of Friend of Public Education awards. Who received them?