The AFT will help administer the Detroit Federation of Teachers under the voluntary arrangement.
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December 08, 2015
December 03, 2015
New Mexico can't use its system to promote or penalize teachers until a court decides whether it should be kept, or thrown out.
November 25, 2015
Chicago's teachers' union is making noises about a possible strike next year.
November 16, 2015
A state agency gave the green light to teachers organizing at the California Virtual Academies.
November 10, 2015
The Chicago Teachers Union took a "practice" vote last week to test how its members felt about walking off the job.
November 03, 2015
One of the longest teachers' strikes of 2015 has come to an end, and students in East St. Louis, Ill., are finally back in school.
October 30, 2015
A judge has granted a temporary restraining order against the 27-school Alliance College-Ready Public Schools chain.
October 20, 2015
The Public Employee Relations Board granted a teachers' union request for injunctive relief against a charter chain that has opposed its unionization bid.
October 13, 2015
The Scranton Federation of Teachers ratified a new two-year contract; students will return to class Wednesday.
October 09, 2015
Be sure to check out our new resource on which states' teacher-evaluation systems are being challenged, and why.