When Superstorm Sandy hit New Jersey, AFT immediately reached out and activated the disaster fund to help offset expenses for members who lost homes, cars and valuables. As Hurricane Harvey continues to wreak havoc on families across Texas, AFT’s disaster fund will be there again, helping members rebuild and get on with their lives. AFT cannot do it alone, they need our help.
Yesterday, it was announced that there would be dramatic increases to school employee contributions for school staff covered under the School Employee Health Benefits Plan. Impacted employees will see their contributions go up by 13%, the largest increase in 5 years.
NTU's Education Resource Center will be re-opening on August 14!
August 14-25th - 9 AM – 2 PM Monday to Thursdays
Regular Hours (September to June)
3:30 PM – 5:30 PM (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday)
3:30 PM – 7:39 PM (Wednesdays)
On May 1, the Newark Teachers Union will be joining community activists throughout the city for a May Day Rally!
Monday, May 1st
2 PM Rally at Lincoln Park
3 PM March to Federal Building
5:30 PM Justice Walk to NJPAC
Questions? Contact AFT Project Organizer Jonah Furman (847) 903-2376
Notice of Newark Teachers Union, Local 481
General Membership & Nomination of Officers Meeting
Date of Membership and Nomination Meeting
Friday, April 28, 2017
Place: Rafael Hernandez School
345 Broadway, Newark, NJ
Time: 3:45 – 5:00P.M.
Dear Brothers & Sisters:
As promised, please see the attached AFT resources for undocumented students and campus support. Again, share and use as you see fit to help our undocumented sisters and brothers. Thank you.
Seton Hall Informational Meeting - Seton Hall University will be holding an Open House/Information Session for their next Executive M.A. & Ed.S Degree Program in Education Leadership, Management, and Policy on Monday, March 6, 2017 at 4:30pm at the NTU Offices at 1019 Broad Street, Newark.
new paper by EPI Research Associate Jeffrey Keefe finds that New Jersey’s public teachers are undercompensated, relative to similar workers in New Jerse