当你加入德州AFT, you become part of our union family with local, state 和 national support for you 和 your professional life.

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BET8平台登录会员 is more than legal protection 和 benefits (although we offer the best of those too). Being a member of our union means you’re part of a family of educators 和 employees with a shared vision for public education.

BET8平台登录会员 is the only Texas school employee organization with a significant number of 当地的工会Associate Membership Program offices to provide direct representation for educators 和 school employees. 

超过65个,000个成员, BET8平台登录会员 is a statewide organization with 38 当地的工会 和 regional offices. Nationally, we’re affiliated with the 1.7 million-member American Federation of 老师 和 the AFL-CIO, with 12 million members. 

奖金: Not one of those members is your boss. BET8平台登录会员 does not accept school administrators as members. 


BET8平台登录会员 represents all non-administrative certified 和 classified public school employees in traditional public schools, 包括:  

  • 老师 
  • 辅导员 
  • 图书馆员 
  • 诊断师提供 
  • 托管人 
  • 食堂工作人员 
  • 公共汽车司机 
  • 护士 
  • 助教 
  • 文职雇员 

We also represent employees in universities, colleges 和 community 和 junior colleges. 


我们有38 当地的工会 in districts across the state. You can see if your district already has a local union 和 find the application for each in the dropdown list at the bottom of this page. 如果是这样的话, you’ll join your local organization 和 become an automatic member of our state 和 national organizations too. Questions about joining a local union? 1点打给我们.

Joining 我们的 Associate Membership Program – BET8平台登录会员 AMP

If your district doesn’t yet have a local union, you can still join us through our Associate Membership Program. BET8平台登录会员 AMP represents thous和s of educators 和 support professionals statewide, 和 members are served by local 和 regional offices. Questions about BET8平台登录会员 AMP? 打电话1-或发电子邮件

Joining BET8平台登录会员联合

Allen | 弗里斯科 | 加兰 | 普莱诺 | 理查森

BET8平台登录会员联合 is a solidarity chapter comprised of dedicated public school educators 和 union members in Allen, 弗里斯科, 加兰, 普莱诺, 和 理查森ISDs to build political power. If you want to join but would prefer to pay by check for the entire year’s dues, you can download a paper application. Questions about BET8平台登录会员联合? 打电话1-或发电子邮件

Joining as a Retiree | BET8平台登录会员 Retiree Plus

We support retired educators 和 school staff, too. 我们的 退休人员+项目 is open to any retired school employee 和 focuses its full power on lobbying the state Legislature about your pension 和 TRS-Care.   

Joining in Higher Ed | BET8平台登录会员 At-Large Membership

BET8平台登录会员 represents collegiate faculty 和 staff, too. 我们有一些 高等教育本地工会, but if you don’t see your college or university listed, you can still join our union through at-large membership.


Find your local union using this dropdown.