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



April 19, 2021 Weekly Update

Help Save Jobs at CMU.  Please Sign the Petition! The Central Michigan University Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) has announced that the university administration will lay off 38 fixed term faculty at the end of this semester as part of a questionable cost saving plan to merge departments. This […]

Weekly Update – April 12, 2021

UM Regent Weiser Must Go Join in the fight to force Ron Weiser to resign from the University of Michigan Board of Regents and for the University to take the Weiser name off off all buildings by signing the petition at From many corners of Michigan, including other UM Regents, Regent Ron Weiser is […]

AFT Michigan Weekly Update

March 29, 2020 Voter Suppression Legislation Introduced in Lansing Last week Republicans in the Michigan State Legislature introduced 39 bills to, in their words, “improve the overall voting process” across our state. This is part of a national effort by Republicans, who  have introduced over 250 bills in 43 states targeting absentee voting, early voting […]

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!