Coronavirus Resources

AFT Michigan is continually compiling information to guide members as they navigate the educational and public health challenges presented by the coronavirus pandemic.


School Reopening Resources



AFT Michigan Weekly Update

November 16, 2020 Governor Announces Increased Safety Measures With the number of COVID cases spiking, Governor Whitmer, using the authority of the Department of Health and Human Services, announced a series of measures for the next three weeks designed to combat the virus’ spread. We should all be limiting in-person contact as much as possible […]

AFT Michigan Weekly Update

November 10, 2020 Where Do We Go From Here? While as a union we celebrate the election of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris, the re-election of Gary Peters, and flipping the Michigan Supreme Court, we must consider where we go from here. Is the Biden/Harris win a mandate for their pro-public education, pro-working families, pro-union […]

AFT Michigan Weekly Update

November 2, 2020 “It Ain’t Over ‘til it’s Over” Saturday morning my wife Alice and I were driving south on Woodward in Royal Oak and right there in the parking lot of the now closed Pasquale’s restaurant was a Trump rally–signs, flags, banners, MAGA hats and more.  Saturday and Sunday, we plugged into the Michigan […]

Organize a Union with AFT Michigan

We believe that every employee needs a union and that our state federation is stronger with a larger, informed and mobilized membership. Are you ready to organize with AFT Michigan to improve your working conditions? Unsure what is involved in such a decision? We’ve got you covered!