American Federation of Teachers, Local 6157
San José/Evergreen Federation of Teachers AFT 6157

April 24, 2017

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2016-17 Reopener ProposalPDF

AFT 6157 Collective Bargaining Agreement

2014-17, Reopener 7/1/2015 through 6/30/2016PDF

2015-16 Salary Schedules

Contract Forms

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Upcoming Executive Board/
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Friday, April 28, 2017
San José City College, SC-104

2017 Spring Meeting SchedulePDF


AFT 6157 Newsletter April 2017

Faculty Matters

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16th Annual AFT 6157 Picnic

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Organize and Resist: Negotiations and CFT Convention

The District office is dragging its feet on negotiating in good faith with the Union. The Faculty Union and the membership must show they are willing to be a bit tougher when we negotiate with the District office in order to get a fair raise. Times are very good for our District financially, however the faculty is falling behind with the high cost of living going up nearly 148% for housing, and the faculty must contribute an extra 2.5% for our STRS contribution... continued

National Award for EVC Writing Center

Center Provides Support for Students to Overcome Fear of Writing, Build Skills

Evergreen Valley College Writing Center has been selected as the exemplary program in the category of “Fostering Student Success” by the Awards Committee of the Two-Year College English Association (TYCA) of the National Council of the Teachers of English (NCTE) as they announced the winners of the 2017 Diana Hacker TYCA Awards for Outstanding Programs in English for Two-Year Colleges and Teachers... continued

We Really Can Make a Difference

How to Help Students During President Trump Era

The recent election was a shock for many, and the ripple effect from it is still being felt. Many communities are beginning to see Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric turn into reality. As President Trump’s vison for America begins to alter our nation’s landscape, we do have a say regarding what that new reality could look like... continued

Nargis Adham — Frequent Flyer Exponentially

Physics and Astronomy Instructor Organizes Stargazing Events on the First Friday of Each Month
Anyone will be amazed to know Nargis Adham and her background as a freeway flyer. Nargis teaches physics and astronomy at San Jose City College, San Francisco State University, Gavilán College and West Valley College. She has taught at Chabot College and occasionally teaches at Evergreen Valley College... continued

Enlace Accelerated Math Program at EVC

Math Professor Cynthia Burnham Is Nationally Recognized
Enlace Math Professor Cynthia Burnham has been nationally recognized by the League for Innovation in the Community College. The Enlace Program offers an accelerated track, allowing students to complete remedial mathematics in one intensive semester. .. continued

Outside Hobbies Keep Us Fit

Two Gold Medal-Winning Faculty Members Qualified for World Championships

Retired SJPD Police Chief Walter Adkins, who teaches Political Science at EVC and SJCC, and Sociology instructor Phil Crawford won gold medals in their age and weight divisions at the Evolution Sports Expo in Santa Clara on Saturday, March 18... continued

AFT 6157 Mentorship Program Video




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