AFT 1493 Updates

What’s new and of interest to AFT Local 1493 members

Faculty Evaluation Procedures

Posted December 28, 2009

– Anonymous evaluations of administrators! (Sept. 2019) – Evaluations don’t improve teaching (Feb. 2017) – Studies find that student evaluations are unreliable (Sept. 2016)   Evaluation Procedures Below are links to all of the documents developed by the Performance Evaluation Task Force (PETF) which were ratified by faculty in September 2014 to replace the previous […]

Join the Union

Posted October 20, 2009

CLICK HERE TO FILL OUT THE ONLINE AFT 1493 MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION (Fill out the online form completely and click the SUBMIT form at the bottom.) -OR- CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD AFT 1493 MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION (Print out downloaded PDF file, fill out form completely, and send in campus mail to: AFT 1493 Office – CSM) Your […]

The Fight for Fair Accreditation

Posted April 25, 2014

A six minute video on the epic battle by AFT 2121 and CFT to save City College of San Francisco from the out of control ACCJC. It is a brief primer on what has happened there, and explains its significance for fair accreditation practices across the state.  

Medical Plan Information and Premiums

Posted September 15, 2010

2022 CalPERS Regional Health Premiums (Actives and Annuitants) 2022 CalPERS Health Benefits Summary 2022 SMCCCD Benefits Information Guide (.pdf) 2022 Full-Time Faculty Medical Plan Premiums and Contribution Amounts: See page 7 of Benefits Information Guide SMCCCD Adjunct Faculty Medical Stipend Reimbursement Application PERS Health Benefits Program website

AFT 1493: The Movie!

Posted February 24, 2010

AFT 1493: The Movie was produced in 1988 by Fred Glass, then AFT Local 1493 Executive Secretary (now retired CFT Communications Director).  It provides a history of the San Mateo Community College Federation of Teachers up to that time. Click on the Play Arrow to begin playing the video.  (It has been divided into 3 […]