New resources to help grieving students

As some educators begin to return to school buildings, and others continue to teach virtually, many are confronted with a stew of emotions among their students. The AFT is here to help with our Grief-Sensitive Educator project, a collection of webin…

All of us deserve the ‘Freedom to Thrive’

As part of the Biden administration’s giant push to get the nation past the pandemic and back on its feet, AFT President Randi Weingarten joined environmental and economic justice leaders on March 29 in support of new legislation that dovetails with…

AFT launches historic AAPI task force

The first meeting of the AFT’s new task force for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders kicked off earlier this month, its 14 members drawn from local affiliates all over the nation and across AFT constituencies. AFT President Randi Weingarten annou…