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Suffolk Local President Training: Know Your Contract

Suffolk Local President Training: Know Your Contract

As a leader in your union, the issues you will deal with most frequently concern your terms and conditions of employment.  Your members (and sometimes even administrators) will come to you with questions about the contract – often before opening the contract themselves.  Consequently, your familiarity with the contract will help you quickly respond to questions and concerns about the terms and conditions of employment for all your members. 

Mid Hudson

Mid-Hudson Local President Training: Union Administration—Constitution and By Laws

Mid-Hudson Local President Training: Union Administration—Constitution and By Laws

Being a local union president means you are responsible for the administration of what amounts to a small business! Your training as a teacher, SRP, professor or nurse probably didn’t include how to manage a local union. In this exercise, participants will review and develop the essential skills for effective local union administration by reviewing and interpreting the local’s constitution and bylaws, and conducting local leadership and delegate elections with integrity. Learn to avoid the mo

Mid Hudson

Mid-Hudson Local President Training: Know Your Contract

Mid-Hudson Local President Training: Know Your Contract

As a leader in your union, the issues you will deal with most frequently concern your terms and conditions of employment.  Your members (and sometimes even administrators) will come to you with questions about the contract – often before opening the contract themselves.  Consequently, your familiarity with the contract will help you quickly respond to questions and concerns about the terms and conditions of employment for all your members. 

tlp participant community 2021-22 masked teacher in classroom

Teacher Leaders Participant Community (2021-2022)

Teacher Leaders Participant Community (2021-2022)

The AFT Teacher Leaders Program (TLP) brings together a select group of  teachers throughout the school year to learn how to take active leadership roles in their schools, unions and communities. Participants in the TLP help to strengthen the union and its connection to the community building greater support and understanding of public schools.

 

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Foundations of Effective Teaching

Foundations of Effective Teaching

Foundations of Effective Teaching

Welcome to Foundations of Effective Teaching: Cultivating a Student-Centered Classroom

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PreK-12
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executive

ULI Executive Board: Union Meetings

ULI Executive Board: Union Meetings

The primary purpose of membership meetings is to conduct the business of the union. To a member, the measurement of democracy in the union is often based on what goes on at the union meeting. In this lesson, you will learn how to:

  • run a results-oriented union meeting
  • use parliamentary procedures
  • engage membership
  • improve union meetings
  • and set the agenda
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ULI