2013/15 NUSD/NFT Contract

The collective bargaining agreement between the governing board of the Novato Unified School District and the Novato Federation of Teachers Local 1986 is available here.


Proposed Changes to NFT/NUSD Contract

Negotiations Update

2013-14 Collective Bargaining Agreement

Tentative Agreement Synopsis

We are pleased to announce that on May 15, 2014 NFT and NUSD reached a tentative agreement to resolve contractual and financial issues in our Collective Bargaining Agreement (Contract). The following is a summary of the changes proposed.



Join NFT at Hilltop 1892 for an end of the year celebration on Thursday, May 22nd. The party starts at 4:00 p.m. Appetizers, cake, and your first beverage is on us!


NFT Executive Board 2014/2015

There was no contest to the proposed slate of officers for the 2014/15 Executive Board so an election is not required. The candidates listed below shall be deemed elected by acclamation.

NFT Executive Board 2014/15:        

Two Year Term (ends 6/2015)

President:  Aaron Fix

One Year Terms:

Tim Blok, Treasurer   

Jon Dick, VP High School 

Linda LaVere, VP Middle School

Fran Rozoff, VP Elementary                   

Adam Williams, Secretary                   


Weingarten takes on critics of due process

AFT President Randi Weingarten appeared on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" television show to make the case for teachers' due process rights, to correct widely held misconceptions about the teaching workforce, and to clarify that problems tied to evaluation are often mislabeled as due process issues.


AFT vows to fight back against attacks on teachers, unions

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.