By Joshua Pechthalt, CFT President
At this pivotal moment in our history, we can look back with
pride while looking forward with a tempered sense of confidence.
Knowing what our union has overcome in its first century, we will
face the coming challenges and emerge a stronger union.
Next year marks the 100th anniversary of the CFT. Previous
generations of educators won the right to due process and
collective bargaining. They built the foundation that led to
decent compensation, healthcare and retirement benefits, and much