AFT Sponsored Professional Development Activities-SDCCD Fall 2016

Dear SDCCD Faculty Colleagues,

Please see the schedule below of the professional development activities your AFT Guild will be sponsoring during the fall flex weeks at the colleges and continuing education. You may attend any activity at any site.

Best of luck for a successful semester!

In Unity,
Jim Mahler, President
AFT Guild, Local 1931
San Diego & Grossmont-Cuyamaca
Community Colleges


Wills and Trusts, presented by AFT Attorney Damian Snow from Hiden, Rott, & Oertle, LLP
What do you need to do to effectively plan for the future and protect your assets for you and your loved ones? Come to this informative session where you’ll learn the ins and outs concerning Wills and Trusts with plenty of time for questions.
Wednesday, 8/17, 2:00-3:00pm, Mesa College, Room G-104 Activity #89369
Thursday, 9/1, 3:00-4:00pm, ECC, Room TBA

Things to Know and Do Before You Retire, presented by AFT Guild, Local 1931 Retiree Chapter Members
The AFT Guild 1931 Retiree Chapter will provide a workshop on pre-retirement actions and decisions that should be made during one’s last working semester or earlier. The five work benefits that need to continue to be met during retirement will also be addressed.
Wednesday, 8/17, 3:00-4:30pm, Mesa College, Room G-104 Activity #89370
Thursday, 9/1, 1:30-3:00pm, ECC, room 185

Adjunct Faculty Meeting, presented by Jim Mahler, AFT President
Session especially for adjunct faculty to help better understand their workplace and legal/contractual rights including paid office hours, job security, health benefits, unemployment benefits, salary advancement, and more!
Wednesday, 8/17, 7:45pm, at the conclusion of President Luster’s presentation, Mesa College Gymnasium Activity #89116
Thursday, 9/1, 1:30-2:30pm, ECC, Room TBA

AFT Guild, Local 1931 General Membership Union Meeting w/lunch,
 presented by Jim Mahler, AFT President and AFT Executive Council Members
State and district budget issues, negotiations, community outreach, membership benefits, staff development, liaison meetings, adjunct issues, and more – lunch provided. Come hear the latest news regarding what’s going on with our union and how it affects you and your job!
Thursday, 9/1, 12:00-1:30pm, ECC Foyer