CFT President Elect Jeff Freitas speaks at the Capitol about the need to fix our broken charter school laws by passing AB 1505, 1506, and 1507, and SB 756.
Assemblyman Jose Medina, D-Riverside, Chair of the Higher Education Committee, recognized the University Council-AFT on the Assembly Floor during UC-AFT’s first group lobby day.
Convention delegates overwhelmingly elected Jeff Freitas as CFT president and Luukia Smith as Secretary Treasurer.
Arlene Inouye, secretary of United Teachers Los Angeles, was honored with the Women in Education Award at CFT Convention.
Convention delegates heard this powerful performance that went viral on social media during the five-day Los Angeles teacher strike in January.
President Pechthalt presents his final SOTU before delegates to CFT Convention 2019, also the CFT’s 100th Anniversary year.
Duke Professor Nancy McClean, author of Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America, was a guest speaker at CFT Convention.
Guest Speaker Bill Fletcher speaks to delegates during the Convention honoring the CFT’s 100th Anniversary.
Former Assemblymember Jackie Goldberg welcomes Convention delegates to Los Angeles. Goldberg was the leading candidate for a pivotal seat on the L.A. Unified School Board.
When we organize, we win! See how CFT local unions are building membership and strong locals in advance of the Janus v. AFSCME Supreme Court ruling.
The union-endorsed candidate for State Superintendent of Public Instruction inspires delegates at the CFT Convention.
The Dean of UC Berkeley Law speaks to Convention delegates about the anti-union case before the U.S. Supreme Court.
President Pechthalt lays it on the line in his SOTU address to Convention delegates.
Recapping recent months of resistance for the delegates to CFT Convention 2017.