Faculty, Staff, and Students object to austerity measures, coming together for a Counter Convication.
September 28, 2012
During the final few weeks of Summer Quarter we prepared a comprehensive proposal, which we presented to the Administration on August 20th. They also presented us with a comprehensive proposal. Ours consisted of proposals we had presented earlier which the administration had been unwilling to discuss, as well as counters to proposals they had presented. They, on the other hand, had dropped a number of their original proposals (even some we offered counters to), maintained some and offered counters to some of ours.
AFT Seattle will begin negotiations with the SCCD on Friday, February 24th. The faculty negotiations team has been chosen, and there are plenty of opportunities to support the team. See full article for details.
Your union Local AFT 1789 is launching a new campaign. Stand up for education. Stand up for our students, teachers, and community!
Why join a Union? This Washington State Labor Council link had lots of information and notes Albert Einstein was a founding member of the Princeton faculty union - American Federation of Teachers, Local 522!
The Union MATTERS (initially called the ADVANCE) is our new bi-weekly publication - just one page, and supplements our Faculty VOICE
Here is our 2007-2010 Contract
You can view the Word document by clicking on the link above.