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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.
UFT TV ad honoring school communities
The UFT has launched a TV ad campaign honoring the work that New York City public school educators, parents and students have done together during the pandemic. The spot, “We Get It,” will run from Dec. 7 to Dec. 16 on broadcast and cable TV and streaming services.
When I became a full-time teacher, my salary did not reflect my prior experience. The UFT helped me file a grievance..."
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..."
I had to be sure the classroom was safe. It was becoming a dangerous situation until the UFT stepped in..."
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