NESHAMINY FEDERATION OF TEACHERS

MEDIA ALERT
NESHAMINY FEDERATION OF TEACHERS WILL PRESENT LATEST CONTRACT OFFER AT NEWS CONFERENCE TUESDAY EVENING
WHO: The Neshaminy Federation of Teachers (NFT), the official bargaining agent for the 675 certified staff of the Neshaminy School District, will hold a news conference to announce the details of its latest contract offer to the district. Details of the new contract offer will be unveiled at the news conference

WHAT:

WHEN:

Tuesday, May 31, 2011 at 8:30 PM

WHERE:

Carl Sandburg Middle School 30 Harmony Road Levittown, PA 19056

WHY:

The NFT has been in contract negotiations with the Neshaminy School District for nearly four years. During that period, the district has rejected numerous NFT contract offers. The NFT is cautiously optimistic that its newest offer will lead to substantive movement on the part of the district to negotiate a contract that is good for students, and fair to the teachers and taxpayers of the district.

MEDIA CONTACTS: Bob Schiers, 609.267.4861 or bob.schiers@raspr.com Tom Lansworth, 301.908.7793 or tlanswor@aft.org

ABOUT THE NFT The Neshaminy Federation of Teachers was chartered in 1966 and has been the exclusive bargaining agent for the District's certified staff since 1975. Today it proudly represents 675 members and has an active retiree chapter. The NFT is a member of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), an affiliate of the AFL-CIO, founded in 1916 that today represents 1.5 million members in 3,000 local affiliates nationwide.

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