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Get answers about the UFT vaccine program
The UFT worked with our health care partners to create a vaccine distribution network just for our members. Learn how our program works, member eligibility, what to expect at your appointment and more.
Are students really less engaged during remote learning? The heated debate continues among teachers as we struggle with attendance and engagement.
Union Rights and Benefits
UFT members earn pay increases based on experience thanks to the bargaining power of the union.
A defined-benefit pension will provide guaranteed monthly payments from the day you retire for the rest of your life.
It’s very scary to find yourself suddenly without health insurance due to an administrative error. I’m thankful the union was there for me when my family and I needed them..."
I was able to reduce my student loan debt by $17,500 with help from the UFT. It’s a very nice glimmer in this dark time..."
Our school is moving in the right direction again. But it never would have happened without the union..."
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