Adjunct faculty at Community College of Allegheny County voted overwhelmingly to join the 44-year-old faculty union.More
Scranton teachers and paraprofessionals are collecting non-perishable food and soup kitchen contributions for their students, who depend on school breakfasts and lunches every day. With the Scranton Federation of Teachers on strike, educators don't want their food to go hungry.
The Pennsylvania Department of Education is instituting a one-year waiver on the use of School Performance Profile scores for schools using only PSSA data, Gov. Wolf announced Sept. 8.
The Federation of Pottstown Teachers today launched a new program at Back to School Night that will put new, high-quality books into the hands of every student in the district. FPT, the union representing 250 teachers in Pottstown public schools, has partnered with the First Book organization to provide 16,000 high-quality books that students can take home and keep.
AFTPA's President Ted Kirsch urges GOP House leaders to stop playing games with children's futures by attempting a line-item override of the Governor's #PaBudget veto. Read Kirsch's full statement.
Adjunct faculty at Community College of Allegheny County voted 394-64 to join the AFT.
AFT Pennsylvania convention delegates passed a resolution urging American colleges and universities to end their exploitation of adjunct, or contingent, faculty.