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

January 4, 2017

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Collective Bargaining Agreement

2016-17 Reopener ProposalPDF

AFT 6157 Collective Bargaining Agreement

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

2015-16 Salary SchedulesPDF

Contract Forms new

Online fillable PDFs

Upcoming Executive Board/
Membership Meetings

Friday, February 24, 2017
San José City College, SC-104

2017 Spring Meeting SchedulePDF


AFT 6157 Newsletter December 2016

Faculty Matters

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16th Annual AFT 6157 Picnic

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Bittersweet Election

This was the most bittersweet election in my lifetime. The bitter part was the top of our candidate and ballot measures recommendation sheet that we passed out to the Union members, (and the top of the official ballot) recommending Hillary Clinton for president of the U.S. We lost the electoral votes to Donald Trump by not winning the swing states such as Wisconsin, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and Florida... continued


Communication Studies Assignments Prepare Students for Life

I have a confession to make. I have an extreme bias that has been brewing in my mind for the past year, the same amount of time I have been a member of the faculty here at SJCC. Verna Myers, Diversity Advocate extraordinaire, tells me in her TEDx talk to “walk boldly toward my biases” in order to create meaningful change in this world, and I am really listening to her... continued

I Am They

Instructor Becomes Student Again

Since I’ve had many Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing students over the years in my classes and since I love languages and since it was time for a step advancement, I decided to take American Sign Language this semester, with SJCC professor Rufus Blair (no relation). I’ve always found signing to be beautiful and vibrant, fluid like a dance, and I was looking forward to it... continued

Scholarships for Union Members & Dependents

AFT 6157 Mentorship Program Video




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