SAISD: Submit your request to participate in our 2017 Read Across America

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For the past 19 years the National Education Association (NEA) has celebrated Read Across America Day, which is also the birthday of author Dr. Seuss. Read Across America Day has grown into the nation’s largest reading observance with more than 45 million participating. The NEA is affiliated with your local union, the San Antonio Alliance of Teachers & Support Personnel. … Read More

Scholarship Opportunities for Members and Dependents

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The national AFT is happy to announce the opening of the 2017 Porter Scholars Program. There are two great opportunities for our members and their dependents. There is a one-time grant being awarded to ten members in the amount of $1,000 each and four $8,000 scholarships for high school seniors who are dependents of active members in good standing. To … Read More

ALL IN for Our Kids and Public Education

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As we look toward the start of a new year in January, we must be ALL IN for our kids and for public education. Let’s use our feet, our hands, and our voices to stand up for our students and for our schools. (More on that in a minute!) We cannot let the government take public schools away from our … Read More

The threat to public education students and staff

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Our public schools are the place where we prepare the nation’s young people to contribute to our society, economy and citizenry. It’s a tall task. So we expect our elected leaders and policymakers, regardless of political affiliation, to fundamentally believe in and value a strong and inclusive public education system that ensures every student can succeed, no matter their ZIP … Read More

Alliance Holiday Potluck

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The holiday season is here! What better way to celebrate before the Winter Break than with your fellow Alliance members for our Alliance Holiday Potluck! Join us for fun, food, drinks, and a raffle. When:    Friday, Dec. 2 from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Where:   Alliance Office, 120 Adams St., 78210 We will provide the meat; you bring your favorite side … Read More