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JFT returned to the bargaining table and an Agreement was reached!
This agreement marks the return of teacher voice in educational decisions and a culture of collaboration.
You can view an electronic copy of the contract by clicking the link below
New standards to be adopted in March, 2016
Louisiana’s review of Common Core standards began last week amid controversies over higher education participation, a questionable survey purporting to show overwhelming support for keeping current standards without changes, and missing test results.
(Baton Rouge – March 11, 2015) Citing his longstanding support for public education, his family values and his inspiring life story, the Louisiana Federation of Teachers today announced that it is supporting State Rep. John Bel Edwards for governor.
JFT Returned to the Bargaining Table and an Agreement was Reached!
Contract Ratification Meeting - Tuesday, July 28th
Plumbers' Hall, 6:30 p.m.
All members of the Bargaining Unit are invited to attend this meeting in order to vote on ratifying the Agreement reached between the Jefferson Federation of Teachers and the Jefferson Parish School Board.
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The Louisiana Federation of Teachers is taking applications for the positions of Legislative Director in Baton Rouge and Field Representative in Central, Northwest and Northeast Louisiana.