Ways to honor Black History Month at school and home

First Lady Jill Biden honors educators and school staff

Miss the Fireside Chat with Fauci? Watch it now

CFT joins the AFT and Education Minnesota statements on the murder of George Floyd.

Downtown San Diego Protest - 6/6/20

Convention Call: 78th Annual Convention of the California Federation of Teachers (2/25/2021)

Dear AFT Guild Members: The 78th Annual Convention of the California Federation of Teachers will be held online commencing Friday, March 26th, 2021 at 9:00 AM and continuing through Saturday, March 27th, 2021 until 3:30 PM. Delegates will consider constitutional and by-law changes and resolutions at the convention, but the election of CFT officers and Executive Council, [...]

3/10 CFT Event: Advancing equity on campus & the New Deal for Higher Ed (2/24/2021)

Please distribute widely. This event is open to all CFT members!   Advancing equity on campus & the New Deal for Higher Education    Wednesday, March 10 4pm – 5:30pm PRESENTERS: Alyssa Picard, Director, AFT Higher Education Jennifer Shanoski, President, Peralta Federation of Teachers Rika Yonemura-Fabian, Member, San Mateo Community College Federation of Teachers Chris Goff, [...]

An important vaccine update from Kaiser CEO Greg A. Adams (2/22/2021)

COVID-19 updates  Other Languages   Nondiscrimination Notice. Please do not reply to this message. This email message was sent from a notification-only address that cannot accept incoming email. Our website privacy statement. This email is being sent to you as an essential communication from Kaiser Permanente. When accepting the Terms and Conditions, as part of kp.org registration, you agree to receive [...]

SDCCD Chancellor Candidate Forums Start Today (2/22/2021)

************************************************************************* Forum Schedule (each forum is 1-hour and each finalist will participate in two (2) forums) Monday, February 22, 2021 Pamela Luster, Ed.D. 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. https://cccconfer.zoom.us/j/96917923538 Webinar ID: 969 1792 3538 Tuesday. February 23, 2021 Carlos O. Turner Cortez, Ph.D. 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 [...]

VEBA COVID-19 Vaccine Webinar – February 23, 2021 (02/19/2021)

Date: February 19, 2021 at 12:05:26 PM PST Good afternoon, VEBA will be hosting a live webinar on the COVID-19 vaccine for members on Tuesday, February 23rd, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. During the webinar, Dr. Susan Little from UCSD, will tell VEBA members everything they need to know about the vaccine, such as how [...]

New Resource Allocation Formula (RAF) Agreement Reached (2/18/2021)

Dear SDCCD AFT Guild Members, I am pleased to report that we have reached a tentative agreement with the District on a new Resource Allocation Formula (RAF) which will cover the period July 1, 2020 through June 30, 2023. Despite the fact that the next few years will continue to be lean from a fiscal [...]

Black History Month Activities for this week. (2/17/2021)

From: Thekima Mayasa <tmayasa@sdccd.edu> Date: February 17, 2021 at 2:15:00 AM PST To: DL for Mesa College <mesadl@sdccd.edu>, DL for City College <citydl@sdccd.edu>, DL for Miramar College <miramardl@sdccd.edu>, DL for District Office <dlfordistrict@sdccd.edu> Subject: Black History Month Activities for this week. Greetings Mesa Community, Just a quick reminder of what’s happening for Black History Month [...]

Silence is NOT an option – (2/16/2021)

Please see the resources below shared by AFT national: How racism is embedded in our system of higher education finance More data from AFT partners on racial injustice and student loan debt Racism in academic medical centers has effects on Black faculty and patients Racist Zoom-bombings of 2021 college Black History Month events appear coordinated [...]

Black History Month (2/16/2021)

Black History Month is as important as ever. Honoring the lived experience of Black people is essential to fighting oppression and discrimination and achieving a country that is anti-racist. We are having a long overdue reckoning with racism in America, dating back to our original sin of the enslavement of African people. Many of us [...]

AFT Guild Union Meeting – Thursday, February 11th (2/10/2021)

Dear AFT Guild Members, Our next AFT Guild meeting will be held this Thursday, February 11th beginning at 3:00pm via Zoom (see connection details below). Attached is the tentative agenda for this Thursday's meeting.  Please let me know if you have any items you would like to see added to the agenda. Looking forward to connecting electronically [...]

The American Federation of Teachers Guild, Local 1931, CFT/AFT, AFL- CIO, is an open, active, vital, member-driven organization serving college and continuing education faculty, classified professionals, and non-academic, non-classified employees in the San Diego Community College District and the college and continuing education faculty of the Grossmont-Cuyamaca Community College District.

Upcoming Meetings and Events

  1. AFT Guild Union Meeting March 4

    March 4 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  2. AFT Guild Union Meeting April 8

    April 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  3. AFT Guild Union Meeting May 6

    May 6 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

An Open, Active, Vital, Membership-Driven Organization