Helping teachers in Newtown

As the holidays end and we enter this new year, we are called upon to assist the community of Newtown, Conn. in its rebuilding efforts. This week, a coalition of education leaders joined in announcing the creation of a donation website,, dedicated to supporting the classroom efforts of teachers in Newtown. ...

Happy Holidays from AFT-Maryland

We would like to wish everyone a happy and healthy holiday. As you celebrate with your family and friends, please remember those who are unable to celebrate with their families especially the victims of the Newtown, Connecticut shootings.

We hope you use your time off to relax and reflect on this year and what we can do to improve next year!

A message from the President, 12/17/2012

Having reflected on the tragedy on Friday, I would like to send my condolences to the community of Newtown, Connecticut and the students, parents, faculty and staff at Sandy Hook Elementary School.