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

November 18, 2014

Slide Show


Negotiations News - November 2014 PDF


Opening Proposal - Full Contract 2014 PDF


Collective Bargaining Agreement
Reopener Contract
July 1, 2013 - June 30, 2014 PDF


Upcoming Executive Board/Membership Meetings

Friday Decmber 5th, 2014
Evergreen Valley College - Appi Mishra - LC



Prez Sez... A Day Without An Adjunct

What would colleges do if they did not have adjuncts? Most of them suffer under that delusion that there is an endless supply of people willing to work under the conditions that most adjuncts do every day.

One wonders what life would be like in this or any other institution of higher education without adjuncts. That realization continue...


Minerva’s Sabbatical

As I was trying to get inspired to write my article on my sabbatical, I decided to read some stories about sabbaticals on the Internet. The funny thing is they all talk about traveling here and there. It made me smile. I did that three times when I took my banked overload. The first time, I lived in Spain for nine months and traveled all over Europe; the second time, I lived in Italy, and traveled all over, and on my last sabbatical, continue...


AFT 6157 Newsletter Nov 2014

Faculty Matters

Download... PDF






Adjunct News and Views

Adjunct - Right to One Refusal
(The Wicked Witch of the West) Doesn’t Like Me. There is a strong push to ensure all faculty have evaluations before the Accrediting team gets here. For adjunct faculty, please go to the following Link, Article 19:


Union Mentorship Program on the Rise

It is my pleasure to introduce Sylvia Min, the new full time Digital Media Design Instructor at Evergreen Valley College. Sylvia has been working in the graphic design and digital media industry since 1998. She first became acquainted with digital media while working as an intern in New York City for a company that was one of the first to implement Flash animation for broadcast television. After she completed her internship and continue...

AFT 6157 Annual Picnic - October 2014


AFT 6157 Mentorship Program Video PDF


San José/Evergreen Community College District | © 2014 San José/Evergreen Federation of Teachers AFT 6157
2100 Moorpark Avenue, San Jose, CA 95128