AFT-Hampshire successfully blocks dress code revisions

After months of strong opposition from AFT-Hampshire and AFT-WV, the Hampshire County Board of  Education reversed course on its plans for a stricter dress code for teachers. The Board of Education voted 5-0 AGAINST the proposed revisions to the employee dress code during its August 4th meeting. 


Big news for Reconnecting McDowell

Reconnecting McDowell Board Votes to Build ‘Renaissance Village’ from Ground Up

Welch, W.Va.—The Reconnecting McDowell board of directors voted today to demolish the long-abandoned Best Furniture and Katzen buildings and build an apartment building for teachers and other professionals from the ground up.


Union Day at Milan Puskar Stadium

Join union brothers and sisters from across the state on Sept. 6th for Union Day! Enjoy the first home game of the 2014 WVU football season in solidarity!


2014 Legislative Summit

AFT-WV will conduct its annual Legislative Summit as follows:

               September 5-6, 2014

               Four Points by Sheraton

               Charleston, WV

The event will begin with a reception on Friday evening and conclude around noon on Saturday. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss and determine the legislative priorities and goals of AFT-WV for the 2015 legislative session.