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April 9, 2019

Six facts about state & national unions

As anyone who’s been a public school teacher can tell you, plenty of false messages circulate about union membership: ...

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March 29, 2019

What can I do for daily workplace representation if I resign from my union?

Since the Janus v. AFSCME ruling in June 2018, many public school teachers have asked us what their daily life would ...

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March 27, 2019

Knowing Your Rights and Union Alternatives

Do you know what your rights and protections are as a public school educator? Ever had questions about what would ...

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March 26, 2019

I left PSEA/NEA. Now I want an independent local union.

Public school teacher David Chaump explains how the PSEA/NEA's lack of transparency and political agenda prompted him to leave ...

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March 19, 2019

Back a no-brainer notice to let workers know they’re free

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March 6, 2019

#RedforEd teacher strikes lack real dissent

Not all teachers want to strike to resolve problems, and not all agree that a lack of funding--the unions' main ...

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February 18, 2019

Fact #6: State and national unions don’t always advocate for teachers’ best interests

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January 28, 2019

Fact #5: Your local union gets little of your dues to negotiate your pay

When you look closely at the breakdown of a teacher's dues, very little stays local. In other words, teachers trust ...

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January 24, 2019

Fact #4: Workers who no longer pay the union are NOT “free riders”

Unions have long deflected with slurs like “free rider” and “scab” when held accountable for their actions. But these insults ...

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January 23, 2019

Fact #3: The Janus case is NOT an attack on unions

Unions becoming weaker or stronger has nothing to do with Janus. A union is at its strongest when it fulfills ...

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