Community College Resources
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Resources for community college members
- CFT United is the all-union email newsletter with sections specific to the issues of community college faculty and staff.
- Part-Timer addresses issues of import to part-time faculty in the community colleges and is emailed to part-time faculty members.
- AFT Voices on Campus is a blog on that features member and leader reports on issues facing higher education throughout the nation.
- AFT Higher Education is a regularly published email newsletter for higher education faculty and professional staff.
Community College Council Fact Sheet: A one-page summary of CFT union representation in the California community colleges.
A New Deal for Higher
AFT, and in turn CFT, are active members of this national movement that calls for reauthorizing the Higher Education Act and creating other federal policies that establish dedicated public funding streams and hold administrations accountable for how those monies are spent.
contracts in the California community colleges
This valuable resource is maintained by Cabrillo College multimedia instructor and CFT Vice President John Govsky.
English Language Learners
The CFT English Language Learners Committee has prepared a comprehensive online toolkit for students and families. It contains information and resources for ESL students in adult schools and community colleges and ELLs in preK-12 schools.
California Community Colleges
The official online home of the state’s community colleges.
Community College Registry
A large-scale database containing the names, qualifications and desired position of potential California Community College faculty.
Academic Senate for California
Keep up on the statewide Academic Senate.
CalSTRS The retirement system for K-12 teachers and community college faculty working in public schools and colleges. The CFT monitors CalSTRS actions and sends a representative to its board meetings.