GFT e-Update 12/30/2020

GFT ELECTION NOTICEAre you interested in taking a more active role with GFT? GFT Union Chair Elections are just around the corner! Each Exclusively Recognized Unit has the opportunity to elect a Unit Chair, Unit Vice-Chair, and Recorder to be on GFT...

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Dec 30, 2020
GDOE TO RESUME FACE TO FACE INSTRUCTION IN 2021

The Guam Education Board has unanimously approved plans to reopen Guam Department of Education (GDOE) schools in January 2021. Face-to-face instruction will begin on January 19, 2021 at the earliest. Online and hard copy classes will resume on Januar...

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Dec 29, 2020
Happy Holiday's From GFT

GFT would like to wish you peace, happiness, and light this holiday season. On behalf of our members, we would like to thank you for being a sponsor. We appreciate all that you do.

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Dec 21, 2020
GFT e-Update 12/18/2020

BOOKWAVES DONATIONS DELIVERED TO GDOE SCHOOLSOver the past few weeks, GFT has been working hard to sort, prepare, and deliver more than 40,000 books to GDOE schools.BookWaves was an effort by multiple organizations to bring books to students on Guam...

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Dec 18, 2020
GFT e-Update 12/11/2020

GFT ELECTION NOTICEAre you interested in taking a more active role with GFT? GFT Union Chair Elections are just around the corner! Each Exclusively Recognized Unit has the opportunity to elect a Unit Chair, Unit Vice-Chair, and Recorder to be on GFT...

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Dec 11, 2020
GFT ELECTION NOTICE

Are you interested in taking a more active role with GFT? GFT Union Chair Elections are just around the corner! Each Exclusively Recognized Unit has the opportunity to elect a Unit Chair, Unit Vice-Chair, and Recorder to be on GFT’s Executive Council...

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Dec 04, 2020
GFT e-Update 12/04/2020

GFT ELECTION NOTICEAre you interested in taking a more active role with GFT? GFT Union Chair Elections are just around the corner! Each Exclusively Recognized Unit has the opportunity to elect a Unit Chair, Unit Vice-Chair, and Recorder to be on GFT...

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Dec 04, 2020
SHELL LAUNCHES NEW REWARDS PROGRAM

Shell has replaced its Double Points Loyalty Program with the Lucky 7 program. To continue receiving points, you must enroll for a Lucky 7 account with Shell. More information can be found here: https://lucky7.ite.net/enroll/. If you have further que...

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Dec 02, 2020
NURSING UPDATE

As a result of GFT and GDOE meetings regarding nursing concerns, Lieutenant Governor Tenorio and the Department of Health and Human Services Leadership discussed the follow changes regarding GDOE School Health Counselors who are nine month employees:...

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Nov 22, 2020
BOOKWAVES LAUNCHES ON GUAM

GFT is pleased to announce that in conjunction with AFT, First Book, and the BookWaves Coalition, more than 40,000 free books will be distributed to students and children in Guam. The official announcement was made during a press conference Thursday...

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Nov 06, 2020
PIZZA HUT BOOK-IT PACKETS NOW AVAILABLE

The Pizza Hut BOOK-IT! program motivates children to ready by rewarding their reading accomplishments with praise, recognition and pizza! The packets are now available for elementary teachers aft the GFT office in Mangilao. Packets will be distribute...

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Nov 03, 2020
PPE DONATION FOR HEALTHCARE WORKERS

GFT would like to thank the Chinese American Fraternal Organization, C100 and the American Federation of Teachers for donating PPE to healthcare workers on Guam. C100 donated 400 n95 masks for healthcare professionals and were distributed by GFT to m...

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Nov 03, 2020
GUAM EDUCATION BOARD CANDIDATE RESPONSES

GFT’s Committee on Political Education (COPE) is working to keep members and voters educated for the upcoming election. COPE sent out a questionnaire to candidates running for the Guam Education Board with issues relevant to our members. You can find...

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Oct 28, 2020
GUAM SENATORIAL CANDIDATES ON THE ISSUES

GFT’s COPE Committee (Committee on Political Education) is dedicated to ensuring members are updated and educated when it comes to elections. The Progressive Democrats of Guam (PDG) submitted a 6-question survey to all Senatorial candidates on Octobe...

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Oct 28, 2020
GDOE HIGH SCHOOL START TIMES

GDOE has decided to let school communities vote on schedules for high schools during virtual instruction. Teachers should have received a survey this week via their GDOE email. If you did not receive one, please contact your leadership team.

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Oct 09, 2020