AFT President Randi Weingarten weighed in on the Perelman Jewish Day School decision to withdraw recognition of its faculty union. Read her statement here...
The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO today passed a resolution supporting the teachers at Perelman Jewish Day School in Philadelphia, calling on the school’s board to negotiate in good faith with the union that has represented the teachers for nearly four decades.
Urge your State Senator and Representative to VOTE NO on HB 1507/SB 1034, which would outlaw payroll deductions for union dues, voluntary political contributions and fair-share fees for school and state employees and effectively silence our voices in the workplace and on public policies that affect our students, families and jobs.
Members of the Alliance of Charter School Employees at Wakisha Charter School in Philadelphia (AFTPA Local 6056) ratified a new union contract unanimously.
The Senate is taking up a far-reaching charter reform bill that includes provisions that would undermine the financial stability of our school districts. Contact your PA senator NOW. Make your views known on charter law reform.
All Exective Board elected positions term ends 7/2013 and we have found an individual who will chair the elections for the 2014 – 2015 term (7/2013 – 7/2015) Sally Flaherty, PDE Social Studies Advisor, email@example.com. Nominations will be open from April 1, 2013 until May 3, 2013 for all elected positions any and all people who wish to run for any position needs to e-mail Sally (firstname.lastname@example.org) their name and the position they are interested in running for between 4/1/2013 and 5/3/2013. Ballots will be mailed to all voting members the week of May 13, 2013 with a due date of June 14