• AFL-CIO TV Ad Highlighting Worker Power

      From a resounding defeat of “right to work” in Missouri to organizing victories in numerous industries nationwide, working people are standing up together. AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka said, “We don’t fear the attacks against us. We don’t fear right to work. Our power comes from the connection between us. We want fairness, we want dignity. We want everybody to […]

  • The Latest Leader

    “Special Convention Edition” should be hitting your mailboxes, or read it here.  

    The Latest Leader
  • New Cohort of Principals Emerges Leading Evolution of Teaching

    A new cohort of school principals is emerging across the country, according to a report released today by Blackboard and Project Tomorrow. These school leaders, “New Learning Leaders,” are rethinking instructional practices, providing a bold vision for the future of their schools, leading by example and supporting their teachers through this transition. More than 400,000 teachers, parents of school-aged children, […]

    New Cohort of Principals Emerges Leading Evolution of Teaching
  • Tell Our Stories

    I want to wish all principals and administrators – the genuine leaders of public education – a happy National Principals Month. Thank you for your dedication, commitment, and passion for public education and the children we serve. This month is a time to celebrate the tremendous job you do every day in our schools. You are heroes in our nation’s […]

    Tell Our Stories
  • Member Spotlight: Dr. Deneen Washington

    The role of a principal has changed immensely over time. Principals not only play a role in student discipline in their schools, but also are responsible for serving as a teacher evaluator and mentor. Over the last 20 years Dr. Deneen Washington, a member of City Association of Supervisors and Administrators, AFSA Local 20, has transformed what the traditional role […]

    Member Spotlight: Dr. Deneen Washington

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Principals Under Pressure — New Report From Education Week

Principals Under Pressure — New Report From Education Week

October 22, 2018 at 1:09 am

Education Week asks the questions, “is there a job in K-12 education more demanding and complex than the principal’s?” The reporters answer a big no. the write...

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Trump waging War on Workers and Consumers

October 22, 2018 at 12:58 am

“Donald Trump is waging a regulatory war the likes of which we’ve never seen,” against workers and consumers, a top pro-consumer legislator, Sen. Edward Markey, D-Mass.,...

  • March for Our Lives Resolution

    WHEREAS, the American Federation of School Administrators acknowledges that safety is a fundamental right of all...

    October 17, 2018 at 2:00 am
  • Support for High-Quality Public Education

    WHEREAS, AFSA and its members are committed to the highest-quality public education for all students; and WHEREAS,...

    October 17, 2018 at 1:55 am
  • I AM 2018

    WHEREAS, the AFL-CIO is the labor center for American workers and fights tirelessly for economic justice and civil,...

    October 17, 2018 at 1:52 am
  • Empowering Membership Engagement

    WHEREAS, when educators and all working people join together in a union, we all win better wages, health care,...

    October 17, 2018 at 1:51 am