Talking About Your Union
Thank you for taking the time to help build a stronger union. As you engage with potential members you might encounter some tough questions. This section will help you start recruitment conversations and navigate those questions while highlighting all that educators are achieving at the local, state, and national levels.
Anyone can now join the union straight from their phone! Have them text JOIN to 48744 to get started.
Understanding Your Union
Better Pay and Benefits
Find Your Place in the Union
Whether it's your nature speak up loudly or work behind the scenes quietly, our union is made up of many different types of activists. Take our short quiz to find out what kind of changemaker you are.
Year-Round Organizing Cards
The Year-Round Organizing card is an important tool for gathering the contact information of educators who are interested in learning about or getting more involved in the union. When educators fill out the card, they will receive opportunities that:
- Support educators to grow in their professional practice.
- Help elect pro-public education candidates from both parties.
- Get the word out about ways to work together to improve working conditions.
- Work to increase education funding at your school, district and state.
Every state has their own Year-Round Organizing card. Text CONNECT to 48744 to be connect directly with your state.
Show Your Union Pride
Copy and paste the social media messages to share on your feeds and share these videos and graphics with your friends and colleagues to spread the word about the ways membership makes public education stronger.
When more educators join our union, we will have an even stronger voice to improve our daily lives and the lives of our students.