The Philadelphia Federation of Teachers represents Philadelphia’s educators, including teachers, librarians, school nurses, counselors, psychologists and social workers, secretaries, paraprofessionals, classroom assistants, non-teaching assistants, supportive services assistants, Head Start/Comprehensive Early Learning Center and Bright Futures teachers and staff, food service managers and professional and technical employees.


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PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @MrsL132: Quotes painted on #phled elementary walls, marred by covered up lead paint. #fundourfacilities 6 hours ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 Today, PFT President @jerrytjordan, PFTHW Chief Trustee Arthur Steinberg, and @SenSharifStreet toured TM Peirce and… 8 hours ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 The PFT, through the PFT Health & Welfare Fund, today released an action plan for identifying and managing the abat… 8 hours ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @redsalamone: Disston is wearing red for solidarity! We need safe, healthy schools for students and staff @jerrytjordan @PFTLocal3 https… 5 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @PA_Spotlight: The time is now to #FundOurFacilities and care for PA's students and educators. @PFTLocal3 5 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @ForOurFuturePA: URGENT call for an IMMEDIATE $100 Million to remediate damaged asbestos & lead in Philly schools! Sign on now: https://… 6 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @PA_Spotlight: The State Policy Network and their front groups like @Liberty4pa have orchestrated extensive lobbying & political operati… 6 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @ForOurFuturePA: Join us in taking a stand for our schools. Sign this petition to tell elected officials that the time is now to fund ou… 6 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 Thank you, @CouncilmanDerek, for your leadership on this urgent issue. #phled #fundourfacilities 6 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 City could kick in $10M for asbestos work in Philadelphia schools #fundourfacilities #phled 6 days ago
PFT PFT @PFTLocal3 RT @SenatorHughes: We’ve said this repeatedly, our children & teachers should not be in toxic schools! This MAJOR problem requires a MAJOR… 1 week ago