AFT 1493 Updates

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

In the News: Aug13 – Feb14

Posted March 21, 2014

News articles related to community college faculty issues and SMCCCD, selected from around the county, state and nation and updated regularly.  To receive these articles by email, send a request to be added to the AFT 1493 email list to Dan Kaplan at: kaplan@aft1493.org. February 7, 2014— 3 new CCSF administrators earn more than approved pay rate (San […]

Chancellor Galatolo speaks out on ACCJC

Posted November 1, 2013

San Mateo Community College District Chancellor Ron Galatolo has recently spoken out publicly on the issue of the actions of the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC)–which has sanctioned about 45% of the colleges it has reviewed in the last year and has announced that they will terminate City College of San Francisco’s accreditation […]

Contract Agreement

Posted September 23, 2013

Summary of September 2013 Agreement between AFT Local 1493 and San Mateo County Community College District

AFT 1493 President Addresses the ACCJC

Posted June 19, 2013

In July of 2012, the ACCJC (Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges) asked City College of San Francisco (CCSF) to “show cause” to keep its accreditation. Their complaints were about financial planning, management, and documentation of assessment; they were not about the quality of education or teachers. City College faculty, staff and administrators, along […]