One rotten apple at Time magazine—specifically, the cover of an upcoming issue about teacher tenure—is generating lots of anger and activism among AFT members and our friends and allies.
Members of RC 45 will have an exciting opportunity to visit Cuba this April as part of the Council's first international travel group.
AFT President Randi Weingarten appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" television show to make the case for teachers' due process rights, to correct widely held misconceptions about the teaching workforce, and to clarify that problems tied to evaluation are often mislabeled as due process issues.
AFT convention delegates unanimously passed a special order of business—recommended by the executive council—to fight back against attacks on unions and teachers like Vergara v. California and Harris v. Quinn, and to fight forward to reclaim the promise of America.
We hope to see you on Wednesday, July 16th, 2014 !
This Luncheon meeting will be held at the CNY Living History Center* in Homer, NY (*Ranked #4 of 14 attractions in Cortland by Tripadvisor -5 out of 5 !)
More information and a registration form can be found in the June SPOTLIGHT Newsletter. Open NEWS tab, click on 'Publications and Reports' where you will find the June 2014 SPOTLIGHT.