ATTENTION GPD OFFICERS: CBA NEGOTIATION TEAM MEETING WED. OCTOBER 23

There will be a GFT - GPD Collective Bargaining Agreement Negotiation team meeting on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at 9am at the GFT Office. All interested GFT - GPD members (Police Officers I, II and III) who would like to participate in the negotiation team must...

GFT – GMHA CBA NEGOTIATIONS CONTINUE

The GFT - GMHA Collective Bargaining negotiation meetings continue with both teams working well together to establish an agreement that protects our nurses and supports quality patient care. Some items in discussion deal with seniority, in-service training, and...

GFT MEMBERSHIP CARDS

If you have lost, misplaced or have not received your GFT membership card, please contact the GFT office or email irish@gftunion.com. Also, please update your membership information. Membership cards are mailed to the address on file. If you may have moved or changed...

GFT – GWA CBA NEGOTIATIONS: MEMBERS CONTACT US TODAY

The GFT - GWA Collective Bargaining negotiation team have been regularly meeting and going over a number of items to discuss at the next negotiation meeting. Members still have the opportunity to provide more input so that they can have any issues or concerns...

Representing GovGuam Agencies and Alutiiq Bus Drivers

GFT, AFT Local 1581, exclusively represents the Guam Department of Education Teachers and Support Staff, Guam Memorial Hospital Nurses and Staff, University of Guam Support Staff, Guam Waterworks, Guam Fire Department, Department of Public Health and Social Services Eligibility Specialists, Guam Port Authority, Department of Public Works Bus Drivers, and Alutiiq Bus Drivers. GFT is pursuing exclusive representation for Guam Police Department, Customs and Quarantine, Guam Behavioral Health and Wellness Center and the Department of Corrections.

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS WAVE

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS WAVE

Join the Guam Cancer Care on their 8th Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Wave on Friday, October 11, 2019 at the ITC Intersection, Tamuning. Showtime is 3:30pm and Wavetime is 4 - 6pm. Every participatant who registers at the wave ages 18 years and older will be entered...

GOVGUAM HEALTH INSURANCE: AETNA PRESENTATIONS

Health Insurance Presentation for Public @ Micronesian Mall • Saturday, Sept 28, 2019 10:00 am to 3:00 pm • Friday, Oct 4, 2019 11:00 am to 6:00 pm • Saturday, Oct 5, 2019 10:00 am to 3:00 pm • Friday, Oct 11, 2019 11:00 am to 6:00 pm Aetna...

FIGHT THE BITE

FIGHT THE BITE

Stay informed and take precautionary measures to keep you and your family safe from the spread of the dengue infection that has reached our island. Visit the Guam Homeland Security website for the latest updates and information on the symptoms and prevention efforts....

GOVGUAM HEALTH INSURANCE

The Government of Guam has awarded Aetna Intemational (Aema) the exclusive contract to provide Medical and Dental coverage for all eligible Employees, Retirees and Survivors of Retirees effective October 1, 2019. The HSA2000, PP01500 and the Retiree Supplemental Plan...

PHONICS FAUX PAS

PHONICS FAUX PAS

In a new article for American Educator’s Winter 2018-19 issue, researchers Nell Duke and Heidi Mesmer discuss seven common instructional missteps in phonics instruction and how to correct them. The need to explicitly teach letter-sound relationships in U.S. classrooms...

PHONICS FAUX PAS

CHECK OUT THE NEW ISSUE OF AMERICAN EDUCATOR

The Winter 2018-2019 issue of American Educator is available online for free. It explores what’s needed to support literacy in early childhood education, which is the foundation for all future learning. Also in this issue: tips for connecting science learning at home...