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.
NFT Executive Board 2014/15:
Two Year Term (ends 6/2017):
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 - Executive Board
Elizabeth Marin, Secretary - Building Reps
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 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.