SPECIAL ELECTION: CALL FOR NOMINATIONS
PFT VICE PRESIDENT AND LANEY CO-CHAIR
For the term of date of election through June 30, 2021
|Peralta Federation of Teachers is announcing a special election and call for nominations for open seats on the Executive Council. The seats open for nominations are one campus co-chair position representing Laney College and Vice President. All PFT members in good-standing are eligible to be elected to serve on the Executive Council. Members may nominate themselves (self-nominations are encouraged) or other members of the union for positions on the Executive Council. Please make sure your nominee is a member in good standing of the union and willing to run and serve.|
Nominations are now open and will close on Monday, February 3, 2019 at 4:00 p.m.
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Thank you to the legend and trail blazer, Dolores Huerta , for your support in PFT’s fight for a fair contract. We stand on the shoulders of giants like you! ✊💪
Support PFT by attending the PCCD Board of Trustees Meeting on December 10, 2019. RSVP here
(Oakland, CA) The Peralta Federation of Teachers is fighting for a fair contract. However, the fight is more that just about wages. At the time of this video’s publishing, the union that represents faculty, nurses, counselors, and librarians in the Peralta Community College District is in a labor dispute with management over ~$600K, a tiny fraction of the District’s budget. That money would cover the cost of part-time parity which is an effort to pay part-time faculty equal to full-time faculty with the same experience for the same work. In other words, equal pay for equal work. Additionally, PFT is asking for a 3-year contract that includes a Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) as it is granted by the state of California and doesn’t cost the District anything. Yet, the District is refusing to meet these minimal demands.
PFT is committed to improving working conditions for our educators to improve learning conditions for our students.
Video produced by: Ina Adele Ray, Berkeley City College Part-time Faculty and Berkeley City College Union Representative