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AFT 3h
Will be interesting to see if Johnny Collett is able to make improvements to in a DeVos .
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AFT 3h
Glad to see Detroit leading the way in innovative approaches to address teacher shortages.
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AFT 4h
They fled hurricane Maria only to end up functionally homeless in Florida.
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AFT 4h
The U.S. Virgin Islands are still recovering from the devastating effects of hurricanes Irma and Maria, which tore through last fall. More than two dozen AFT nurses traveled to the Virgin Islands last week on our mission trip.
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AFT 4h
The alarming abandonment of schools in San Juan.
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AFT 5h
Our kids shouldn't fear for their lives when walking into schools.
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AFT 5h
The NRA and their bullying shouldn’t stop any company from doing the right thing on gun safety.
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AFT 5h
The plan to close schools in was hastily put together without regard for the impact on students and without input from educators.
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AFT 6h
This is proof that the tax cuts were for the rich and corporations.
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AFT 6h
This is why are more important than ever. What once was a solid middle-class job with good benefits and a pension isn't enough anymore. But it's not just globalization and automation, it's attacks from the right-wing.
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AFT 6h
educators are denouncing how ’s plan to close schools will disrupt students with autism.
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Randi Weingarten 12h
The students I met in Washington Square Park on Friday—and all those I’ve met since Parkland—have resolve and moral clarity, and they show no signs of backing down.
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AFT 7h
. relies on faculty for the majority of undergraduate teaching, yet pays adjuncts a near-poverty wage. NY, it’s time to pay for public ed
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GCE-US 15h
Please take action to support quality in . We must take action to protect schools >>> via
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AFT 7h
. promises USVI teachers that she'll be back and back and back and back as many times as the members need the help and support.
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AFT 7h
We know St Croix Federation of Teachers care about their students and schools. We know they fight for dignity and respect and resources their students need, especially after the hurricane. And we need you to show up and continue to fight with us. We have your back.
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AFT 8h
We need a strategy including organizing, mobilization, communications and resources to get us through this time. We'll continue to rebuild and we'll vote out anyone who stands in our way in November. tells St Croix Federation of Teachers
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AFT 8h
Today, when we saw the kids & teachers evacuated we knew something was very wrong. Rosa and had the principals open the gym for those who were being exposed to a gas leak in the air. We waited until they had info and made sure it was relayed to our members.
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AFT 8h
. mentions in the St Croix Federation of Teachers meeting and the whole room groans in unison.
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AFT 8h
If we create power, it is possible to get the raises that were promised, we'll get our schools rebuilt and opened again and we'll keep USVI public schools public. tells St Croix Federation of Teachers
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