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Welcome to SRJC Local 1946!

This site has been developed to provide you easier access to information that makes Santa Rosa Jr. College Older Adult Program Local 1946 Union members the vibrant organization that it is. Whether you are wondering where or when our next General Meeting will be, or to read our Constitution & Bylaws, or how to contact your officers, look no further. Feel free to contribute news or make suggestions as we progress with this latest information resource. Happy navigating. 

Randi Weingarten at a Massachusetts high school

Summer is upon us, and parents, children and teachers are winding down from what has been an exhausting and fully operational school year—the first since the devastating pandemic. The long-lasting impact of COVID-19 has affected our students’ and families’ well-being and ignited the politics surrounding public schools. All signs point to the coming school year unfolding with the same sound and fury, and if extremist culture warriors have their way, being even more divisive and stressful.

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What unions do

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In AFT President Randi Weingarten’s latest New York Times  column, she describes what it is exactly that unions do. Though unions are the most popular they have been in decades, anti-union sentiment still thrives in red states and across the nation. “Several years ago, The Atlantic ran a story whose headline made even me, a labor leader, scratch my head: ‘Union Membership: Very Sexy,’” Weingarten writes in the column. “The gist was that higher wages, health benefits and job security—all associated with union membership—boost one’s chances of getting married. Belonging to a union doesn’t actually guarantee happily ever after, but it does help working people have a better life in the here and now.” Click through to read the full column.

State federation offers COVID-19 resources

The CFT is working with the governor and state education officials to find the best path forward for members, students and communities in this unprecedented time of the coronavirus outbreak. Find the resources you need on the CFT website.

Update 2020!

End of the semester for SRJC and suspension of classes for OAP. However, many faculty have signed up for ZOOM either through the seat license from SRJC or direct to continue connecting with our students. We are resourceful!

Please check your email for the events as they unfold. The Covid-19 Pandemic will change the way we deliver our classes to our students.

Join us at our OPEN HOUSE at the new California Federation of Teachers office in Petaluma!

Santa Rosa Junior College Federation of Teachers

LOCAL 1946-UNIT B

Come learn about your union and meet your co-workers!
May 21, 2019
3:00pm-5:00pm
1301 Redwood Way, Suite 225
Petaluma, CA 94954
Light refreshments will be provided.

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Open and read your April issue of News to Use. We highlight our upcoming membership drive, open house, and more. 

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