Webinars, Zooms, and more from the CFT, AFT, state
education systems and labor groups… all related to the effects of
APRIL 7 | Superintendent of Public Instruction
Tuesday, April 7 @ 3 pm
Virtual Town Hall with the Superintendent Thurmond
Join the Superintendent of Public Instruction Tony Thurmond at 3
pm for a Virtual Town Hall and a special update on California
education during COVID-19.
APRIL 7 | AFT Higher Education – CARES Act
AFT Higher Education Federal Update: What We Know, What We Don’t,
and What’s Ahead
Tuesday, April 7 @ 3 pm EST (12 noon Pacific)
While still incomplete, the federal response to the many impacts
of coronavirus have been fast-moving and complex. There are
several provisions in the recent CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief,
and Economic Security (CARES) Act that directly impact higher
education including a stabilization fund with a new funding
formula. Please join the AFT Higher Education Department, AFT
Government Relations Director Tor Cowan, and AFT Government
Relations Associate Director Sarah Cohen for an update on the
CARES Act and other recent federal policy changes. The economic
rescue package has yet to be implemented and there are some
unknowns, but this is an opportunity to hear the latest news and
what’s ahead (a fourth economic rescue package is in the works!).
AFT also looks forward to the opportunity to hear from local
leaders about pressing issues and legislative priorities.
APRIL 8 | Community
College Chancellor’s Office
Chancellor’s Weekly Zoom Webinar
Wednesday, April 8 @ 9 am
The Chancellor’s Office is
host weekly webinars every Wednesday from 9-10 a.m.
focused on recent updates, guidance and supports for dealing with
the COVID-19 outbreak. The Chancellor’s Office encourages
you to join the webinar and share this information with
Note: As of
March 25, there is a new phone number and url,
APRIL 10 | CFT President on
CFT President Jeff Freitas on Facebook
Friday, April 10 @ 3 pm
Watch CFT President Freitas in our weekly Facebook Live broadcast
from the CFT Facebook page. Please take a moment to
go to to share your concerns and your
inspirational stories in advance of our call. We also
recommend that you contact your local union with your concerns.
APRIL 15 | Union Plus Webinar – Managing Money
Managing your Money During the Coronavirus
Wednesday, April 15 @ 12 pm and @3 pm
Many people are experiencing devastating financial hardship right
now and how to manage can seem overwhelming. So Union Plus has
partnered with Money Management International to present a free
webinar, “Managing your Money During a Pandemic,” offered at two
different times. This webinar offers financial strategies for
dealing with the COVID-19 crisis with tips and action plans for
managing financial pressure and dealing with creditors.
Pre-register and submit questions in advance of your session
APRIL 17 | California Adult Education Program
Pressing Questions in Adult Education
Friday, April 17 @ 12 pm
Learn about how to submit your Consortia Fiscal Administration
Declaration to help get your 2020-21 funding in the fall and
about scheduling California Adult Education Program meetings.
This webinar will cover public meetings, the Education Code and
funding, allocation amendments, and how to navigate NOVA systems
for data submission.