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The 2016/2017 Novato Federation of Teachers Executive Board has been elected by acclamation (there was no opposition):
One Year Terms:
Jon Dick, VP High School
Linda LaVere, VP Middle School
Fran Rozoff, VP Elementary
Tim Blok, Treasurer
Elizabeth Marin, Secretary – Building Reps
Adam Williams, Secretary – Executive Board
President Aaron Fix was elected by acclamation to a two-year term in May, 2015.
Thank you to the many members who have contributed in the past to the Catastrophic Leave Account. NFT members in need have benefitted from your generosity.
If you are able, please donate hours to the Catastrophic Leave Account. The balance of the account is required to be at least 250 hours in order for NUSD to distribute sick leave hours to employees.
Contributions of sick leave days may be made throughout the year to the Catastrophic Leave Account. Please complete the 'Contribute to Catastrophic Leave' form. Completed forms may be sent directly to Human Resources.
AFT President Randi Weingarten on July 18 delivered a forceful case for Hillary Clinton, while hailing the 100-year-old union as a vehicle empowering our more than 1.6 million workers at the bargaining table and the ballot box.
The Michigan House of Representatives, ignoring fierce opposition from the Democratic minority, passed a dead-of-night financial aid package for Detroit Public Schools that had been twisted into a partisan screed against Detroit teachers and school employees.
In her latest column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten writes about the looming teacher shortage our public schools face and how we can address the challenge before it turns into a crisis.
In her most recent column appearing in the New York Times, AFT President Randi Weingarten talks about the need for our country to return to the kind of thoughtful yet passionate discourse and engagement in civic life that's been far too rare lately.