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



Weekly Update – October 11, 2021

On October 5, 1400 workers at four Kellogg Co. plants went on strike. Members of the Bakery, Confectionery Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM) are holding strong on the picket line in Battle Creek, Michigan.  For more than a year during the COVID-19 pandemic, Kellogg workers around the country have been working long, hard hours, […]

Weekly Update – October 4, 2021

Urban and Rural Schools Have Much in Common When it comes to education needs and challenges, urban and rural (and some suburban) districts have much more in common than many people realize.  This is the topic of my recent column in the Michigan Advance. Send a Message of Support to TCCU Credit Union Employees Did […]

Join an AFT Michigan Working Group

The AFT Michigan Administrative Board has created five working groups to help push forward our work in priority areas that cut across our constituency groups and we are looking for members to add your expertise and passion to the groups (listed below, with target constituencies we will seek to involve): Dismantling the School-to-Prison Pipeline (all constituencies) […]

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!