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Get ready to Walk In for the Schools All Students Deserve on Thursday, Oct. 6. AROS - the Alliance to Reclaim Our Schools is planning its third "Walk In" to raise awareness about the great programs and progress in our public schools and about the funding and resources ALL of our schools need to be successful. Click MORE for a save-the-date flyers and planning documents to get your local ready to participate.
AFT President Randi Weingarten on July 18 delivered a forceful case for Hillary Clinton, while hailing the 100-year-old union as a vehicle empowering our more than 1.6 million workers at the bargaining table and the ballot box.
The PA General Assembly passed a revenue plan necessary to fund the $31.5 billion budget, and Governor Wolf signed it into law the same day.
Gov. Wolf signed House Bill 1552, which amends the Public School Code to provide a student-weighted formula for disbursement of basic education funding. The vote was 188-3 in the House and 49-1 in the Senate. Read AFT Pennsylvania President Ted Kirsch's comments below:
PA Gov. Wolf vetoed a bill that allows school districts to ignore seniority and tenure in making layoffs.