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“Teacher for a Day” in Portland Public Schools provided AFT-Oregon President David Rives with the opportunity to meet Local 111 (PFSP) members at Roosevelt High School, and observe their daily routine at a K-12 school. Public leaders and those such as Rives who serve on public boards were invited to spend time in a classroom with teachers and educational assistants.

“The goal of the program is to give public leaders a better understanding of the daily challenges our schools face, including the continued decline in classified positions in the schools and its effect on students,”
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A Federal Court has rejected Bill Sizemore’s effort to make a “federal case” of everything that’s happened to him over the last decade reaching all the way back to his 2002 jury trial where AFT-Oregon and OEA successfully sued his organizations under the state’s civil racketeering law. U.S. District Court Judge James Mossman dismissed all of Sizemore's claims “with prejudice,” a legal distinction meaning he cannot re-file the same claims.

His effort sought Court support and unspecified damages for his arguments, primarily under the U.S. Constitution’s First Amendment, that all previous action

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Here are resolutions passed by delegates to the 2012 AFT-Oregon Convention.

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Here are resolutions adopted by Delegates to the 2011 Convention.

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Click here to read about the eleven resolutions given the green light by 2009 convention delegates.
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The following are resolutions addressed by the 2008 convention.

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