ELECTION HOME STRETCH: Don't Stop Now

PHILADELPHIA - It's down to the wire. Election Day is Tuesday, and this weekend AFTPA members across the state are knocking on doors and calling union members to make sure that every voter goes to the polls to elect Tom Wolf governor on Nov. 4! Here's how you can help...

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Judge issues injunction. Stops SRC imposing healthcare

Common Pleas Judge Nina Wright Padilla ruled in favor of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, granting the union a temporary injunction to stop the school district from imposing new healthcare plans on PFT members unilaterally. 

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AFT Pennsylvania endorses Tom Wolf for Governor

One day after the Primary Election, AFT Pennsylvania endorsed Tom Wolf for Governor. The vote by AFT Pennsylvania’s Executive Council was unanimous. AFT Pennsylvania members coalesced around Wolf, a York native, a businessman and former Secretary of Revenue under Gov. Ed Rendell. 

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AFT and other groups release new accountability framework

A broad-based group of organizations has released "A New Social Compact for American Education"—a groundbreaking rethinking of accountability that replaces the current paradigm of "test and punish" with a focus on what is needed to support and improve teaching and learning.

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