This past December National AFT President Randi Weingarten was in St. Louis and met with members of AFT St. Louis, Local 420. She later tweeted; "As part of listening tour in St. Louis, we heard from teachers who are committed to help healing comm'y @AFTLocal420"
AFT PSRPs from two different locals in southern Illinois have created a training program to teach high school and college students about workplace safety
Public recognition comes rarely for school support personnel, but back-to-school season last fall provided a windfall of publicity for school bus drivers, bus attendants and cafeteria workers in southwestern Florida.
AFT Urges Vaccinations for Children
WASHINGTON—Today, the American Federation of Teachers, our nation’s second-largest nurses union, joins with the administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), state and local leaders, and public health advocates in calling for individuals and parents to vaccinate themselves and their children amid a new outbreak of measles.
Parsons Blewett Memorial Fund - Teacher Assitance Program invites eligible retired educators to apply for aid. the provide short-term emergency financial assistance for the following:
Categories of Emergency Assistance Consideration:
- Medical Expenses
- Nursing Home expenses
- Retired SLPS certificated teachers and/or administration who satisfy the Fund's eligibility criteria
Be Prepared To:
Students Reaching Their Goals Banquet Nomination Form
AFT St. Louis, Local 420 members have access to an affordable and high quality life insurance policy through the National American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO. You are eligible for up to $25,000 of life insurance through our organization. Please view the following document for more details.