‘Back to school’ like never before

In her September New York Times column, AFT President Randi Weingarten says that going back to school has never looked like it does now. Weingarten explains that because of President Donald Trump’s response to the coronavirus, which has been chaotic, contradictory and inept, and the lack of federal guidance and funding, we’re seeing a patchwork of school reopening plans across the country.

Key Documents Updated

June 5th, 2020 - Membership > Key Documents updated

We have updated the AFT Membership Application with the new Edmonds College logo and the latest EC AFT Bylaws document has been added. You can find these documents by selecting the MEMBERSHIP menu then selecting KEY DOCUMENTS. 

Feel free to contact us (About Us > Contact Us) if you have any questions or comments.

Edmonds, WA. Website Changes

May 21st, 2020 - Website News

With the recent name change from Edmonds Community College to Edmonds College, we are making changes to the local (AFT Local 4254) website. We are changing the website address to http://edcfedt.wa.aft.org (Edmonds College Federation of Teachers.) Please update your browser bookmarks to reflect this change. You will also be seeing some changes to the banner and other references to the new name. The site also looks a little different than before. We have updated the layout of the site to make it more responsive on tablets and mobile devices.

Feel free to contact us (About Us > Contact Us) if you have any questions or concerns. 

Photos from state Biennial Convention

The 2017 biennial convention for AFT Washington took place on May 19 and 20 at the Silver Reef Casino and Spa in Ferndale, Washington, this year. Over 80 delegates, guests, and staff attended.




This Supreme Court Case Could Make All Public Unions ‘Right to Work’

From the editors of The Nation |  The legal foundations of thousands of public-sector bargaining agreements could soon disappear


Nontenured Instructors Stage Walkout Over Demands at SU

March 2, 2015

Seattle University adjunct faculty members and students walked out of class Wednesday as part of a national effort to call attention to adjuncts’ working conditions.

See full article in The Seattle Times.