Stand in Solidarity All Summer! Summer Activism Opportunities

STAND IN SOLIDARITY ALL SUMMER LONG! Great Summer Activism Opportunities. You all certainty deserve an enjoyable summer! We hope you take some time to de-pandemic yourself and pursue your favorite pastimes in June and July. Just know that your union’s leadership and staff are still working for you and are available all summer long—we never […]

Supplemental Compensation: Your Union Fighting for You!

As you have heard by now, all APS employees and recent retirees will be receiving a one-time supplemental compensation for COVID-related work on August 20th! Advocating for this hard-earned and well-deserved money is just one of the many ways your union, the Albuquerque Teachers Federation, fights on your behalf! The payment was initially slated for […]

New Teacher Orientation Is Back & In-Person!

New Teacher Orientation Is Back & In-Person! It’s that time of year again! New Teacher Orientation will take place 8am-12:30pm on Saturday, July 31st at the Berna Facio Professional Development Center (3315 Louisiana Blvd., NE). Your union and district are thrilled to host this event in person! Every year, Albuquerque Teachers Federation (ATF) and APS […]

Return, Recover and Reimagine

During this time when so many schools had to close for in-person teaching and learning, there has been a new appreciation for public schools. There is no doubt: Schools must be open. In person. Five days a week. With the space and facilities to do so. We know that’s how kids learn best and that […]