AFT organizing increases due to COVID-19 related concerns

The COVID-19 pandemic has taken a toll on teachers and the education system, but they have been resilient in teaching America’s future, despite unprecedented attacks from those with no experience.

American Federation of Teachers Pennsylvania Executive Director Ethan Ake-Little joined America’s Work Force Union Podcast to explain how the education system has adapted, some issues with charter schools and the uptick in organizing. Continue reading

Ohio Federation of Teachers talks remote learning during pandemic

Ohio Federation of Teachers President Melissa Cropper discussed issues with standardized testing, limiting new private school vouchers and more educational topics on the Sept. 15 episode of America’s Work Force Union Podcast. Continue reading