The most recent copy of the Seniority List is now online!More
The support personnel of the Waterford School District are represented by the Waterford Federation of Support Personnel, WFSP Local 1818. As your union we engage in various activities including bargaining contracts that determine your wages, hours and working conditions, and legislative and political activities that support public education and school employees. The WFSP encourages all Waterford School District support staff to become union members—and active ones at that! To find out how you can become more involved in the WFSP and/or if you have questions about the WFSP dues structure, please contact the WFSP executive board at (248) 929-1743 or WFSP1818@gmail.com.
AFT convention delegates unanimously passed a special order of business—recommended by the executive council—to fight back against attacks on unions and teachers like Vergara v. California and Harris v. Quinn, and to fight forward to reclaim the promise of America.
AFT President Randi Weingarten kicked off the AFT national convention in Los Angeles by outlining a bold plan to both fight back and fight forward to reclaim the promise of America and create economic and educational opportunity for all.
While the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the importance of collective bargaining and unions to families and communities in its ruling in Harris v. Quinn, let's be clear that working people, who have aspired to the middle class and tried to make a better life for their families, have taken it on the chin for years, AFT President Randi Weingarten says.
In a message to members following the June 10 court decision inVergara v. California, AFT President Randi Weingarten and California Federation of Teachers President Joshua Pechthalt discuss the ramifications of the ruling and what the AFT is doing to fight back. They also are urging AFT members to sign a thank you card to California teachers to let them know you honor their commitment and courage.
Millions of borrowers with crushing student loan debt could benefit from an executive order President Barack Obama signed at the White House, with several AFT members in attendance.