Updates from AFT Michigan

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2020 Primary Endorsements

Our primary election is coming up on August 4. Hopefully you have requested (and perhaps already received) your absentee ballot. For a list of our endorsed candidates for the August primary go [...]

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AFT Michigan Weekly Update

September 21, 2020 “Fight for the things you care about, but do it in a way that will lead others to join you.” – Ruth Bader Ginsburg Wed, September 23: K-12 Support Staff [...]

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Fall 2020 Union-Building Workshops

Our staff have done a great job converting our trainings to be offered online this fall, including breaking them up into shorter sessions to reduce the “Zoom fatigue” we’re all struggling with [...]

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AFT Michigan Weekly Update

September 14, 2020 This weekend, I was honored to be part of the virtual roundtable discussion on “Fighting for Justice in Michigan” hosted by Sen. Bernie Sanders. We had a great crowd who were [...]

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AFT Michigan is Hiring

Our union is lucky to be in position to add three people to our talented and hardworking team of staff over the next few months. We have posted three positions: Political & Legislative [...]

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Detroit Public Schools Support Staff Demand Fair Treatment as School Year Begins

News from the Detroit Federation of Paraprofessionals, AFT 2350 and the Detroit Association of Educational Office Employees, AFT 4168 September 1, 2020 Contact: Sam Inglot, 616-916-0574, [...]

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AFT Michigan Weekly Update

September 1, 2020 Facebook Live Reopening Discussion Thursday I’ll be part of a discussion on reopening schools Thursday at 2:30 pm. You can join by visiting the AFT [...]

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DEMAND SAFE SCHOOLS DAY OF ACTION

Click here to commit to taking action on September 2: www.DemandSafeSchoolsNow.com   #DemandSafeSchools  #FundOurSchools Sample Tweets & Facebook Posts Right now, all over the country, [...]

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AFT Michigan Weekly Update

August 17, 2020 Michigan House Votes to Send Return to Learn Package to Governor’s Desk with Bipartisan Approval At about 12:30pm Monday, August 17, the Michigan House passed HB 5311, HB 5312, [...]

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Michigan Senate Passes Return to School Compromise

On August 15, the Michigan Senate passed a package of legislation that will implement an agreement between Republican Legislative leaders and Governor Gretchen Whitmer to amend the State School [...]

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AFT Michigan Weekly Update

August 11, 2020 Thanks to everyone who participated in our primary election. With most of us voting by mail, it was certainly a very different kind of Election Day Tuesday, but we had lots of [...]

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