Guam – AFT President Randi Weingarten recently address memebrs of the Guam Federation teachers in a video message shown to members at GFT’s 7th Annual Convention held on Saturday, March 15.
In her recorded message, Weingarten said she recognizes the challenges on Guam having a high unemployment rate, underfunded schools and attacks on collective bargaining rights.
Weingarten assures members that AFT will support GFT in these struggles through legal support, assistance in organizing, and strategic research and communications.
Weingarten motivates members to start mobilizing and engaging with the community.
“We need to change the conversation because everyone deserves high quality education, everyone deserves a secure retirement and everyone deserves a fair wage,” stated Weingarten.
Weingarten concludes her message encouraging members to be solution-driven and support the solutions that work. View video message here