Pushing forward to fight rising student debt

The AFT has joined a broad coalition of organizations, from its sister unions to Student Veterans of America, from the National Young Farmers Coalition to Jobs with Justice and the Center for American Progress, to demand that elected officials take action and address college affordability within the next six months.


A tale of two states

In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten looks at how Minnesota and Wisconsin have followed very different economic paths since electing new governors in 2010.


New way of adding link to PDF

Let's add a PDF and link to it by uploading the file through the upload box below, right click on the PDF name, choose copy link (or similar text), and then highlight the link word(s) for the PDF and click on the link icon to add the link.

Once you have uploaded a PDF into the system, you can always access it via the Media Manager (icon on the right side of toolbar).
That way you can add it to other pages, too.

Wall Street deals costing schools, municipalities billions

Following a new report detailing how Wall Street sold toxic deals to school districts and municipalities that are costing communities billions in fees, interest and other payments, educators, parents, community members and local officials have joined together for a Day of Action in cities across the country.