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Professional Development Sessions originally scheduled for Wednesday, July 30, Thursday, July 31 & Friday, August 1 have been cancelled.
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We apologize for the inconvenience.
If you are within two years of retirement or DROP eligibility you can schedule an appointment July 23rd and 24th to meet one-on-one with a representative from TRSL.
Jefferson Federation of Teachers celebrates all of the wonderful educators in our parish. Happy Teacher Appreciation Day!
As you know, Mike Delesdernier, along with the support of Larry Dale, Sandy Denapolis-Bosarge, Mark Jacobs and Pat Tovrea took steps last year to “Bust the Union” by revoking all payroll deductions for JFT members’ dues. These 5 board members made it a requirement for all members to sign a new form each year to continue their membership.
A number of bills aimed at silencing the voices of educators are being considered in the legislature this session. Click here for more information.
November 2014 Elections are coming....
The Jefferson Federation of Teachers Committee on Political Education, better known as COPE, is the nonpartisan political arm of the union. The purpose of JFT/COPE is to educate our members on the important issues which affect public education.
Contributions to candidates such as monetary donations and/or informational mailings are paid through the voluntary contributions of the COPE members. JFT DUES MONEY IS NOT USED FOR POLITICAL ACTION ACTIVITIES.