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



Whitmer Continues to Lead the Way in Public Education Policy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASENews from AFT Michigan June 8, 2021 Contact: David Hecker, 313-204-6115, Whitmer Continues to Lead the Way in Public Education Policy Educators applaud the governor’s proposed investment in early childhood education  MICHIGAN – On Tuesday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced her plan for a historic investment in early childhood education. Drawing initially from […]

Weekly Update – June 7, 2021

We Celebrate LGBTQIA Individuals & Honor Their Accomplishments As we recognize the inherent dignity and many contributions of LGBTQIA+2S individuals during Pride Month, we especially honor the legacy of those who paved the way for the struggle for queer liberation. We recall the courageous activists, particularly those like Marsha P. Johnson, who fought against police […]

Weekly Update – May 24, 2021

Wayne RESA English Language Program Facilitators Organize! Congratulations to the English Language Program Facilitators at Wayne RESA, who are now AFT members and looking forward to bargaining a first contract! Great work by all the members who led the campaign and big thank you to AFT Michigan Field Rep Johnny Mickles and the leadership of […]

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!