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JEFFERSON PARISH FEDERATION OF TEACHERS
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The Louisiana AFL-CIO will be awarding three (3) $1,000 scholarships at its 59th Annual Convention in February. All contestants must have their application materials postmarked by December 11, 2013, and mailed directly to Ms. Julie Cherry at the Louisiana AFL-CIO, P.O. Box 3477, Baton Rouge, LA 70821.
For more information on how to apply for the scholarship please see the attached link: http://jft.la.aft.org/files/scholar_la_afl-cio.pdf
After two years of legal action, the school board is now threatening to dissolve all AFJROTC programs unless the AFJROTC instructors release the District from its legal liability.
The Jefferson Parish Public School System has:
November 2014 Elections are coming....
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Jefferson Federation of Teachers
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CONTACT: Meladie Munch, (504) 454-5047; Nancy Picard, (504) 885-9994; Larry Samuel (504) 524-5555
Union sues Jeff school board over contract violations
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