Parents and educators want safe schools and a focus on essential knowledge and skills.

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A new report examines how staffing shortages in the healthcare industry are affecting the way many health professionals work.

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University of Illinois Chicago faculty are on strike for equitable pay and better mental health supports for students.

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New American Educator on unifying to end gun violence and helping kids thrive.

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“Claiming Our Power, Protecting Our Democracy” was the theme of this year’s AFL-CIO Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Civil and Human Rights Conference.

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Two Social Security provisions have caused nearly 2 million American workers to be denied benefits because they chose to enter public service. 

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AFT higher ed members are among a group of educators fighting the Stop WOKE Act, Gov. Ron DeSantis’s and his administration’s effort to censor what is taught in public schools and universities. 

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Fighting for our well-being, our rights and our democracy in the latest AFT Health Care journal.

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Reading Opens The World

Public Education

Our new multiyear literacy campaign, “Reading Opens the World,” is designed to support students, educators and families and foster an ongoing love of reading.

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Trauma counseling

MENTAL HEALTH

AFT's trauma counseling benefit provides help and healing for our members, whenever needed, wherever a member may be.

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NewsGuard's leading anti-misinformation tool will be offered to AFT members, and their students and families.

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