Happy 56th Birthday to ATF!

In February of 1962, our union, the Albuquerque Teachers Federation was chartered as AFT local #1420... and we've come a long way, baby!


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ATF President Ellen Bernstein Featured on Eye on New Mexico

Last week, ATF President Ellen Bernstein sat down with KOB 4 to talk about the 2018 legislative session. Over the course of the interview she hit on issues…


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AFTNM, ATF, and AEAA Respond to NM PED School Closure Threats

Yesterday, Secretary-designate Christopher Ruszkowski announced the New Mexico Public Education Department is placing four elementary schools on “rigorous…


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AFT & BATS Release Quality of Life Survey

Earlier this year, many of you participated in the 2017 Educator Quality of Work Life survey. Four thousand folks responded to the public version of the survey…


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Bernstein Leads National Conversation on Teacher-Led Reform

For many years, ATF President, Dr. Ellen Bernstein, has lead the National conversation about unions, educator empowerment and the need to fight back against…


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Science is Real Videos & Ruszkowski’s “Changes”…Round Two

Secretary-Designate Christopher Ruszkowski’s late-night announcement of a second round of changes to New Mexico’s science standards still fails to meet the…


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