Convention Delegate Election Information

Please find information relating to the 2022 election of BTF Delegates to the New York State United Teachers and American Federation of Teachers conventions below.


Nominations for the election of 25 NYSUT Convention Delegates and 20 AFT Convention Delegates are now open and will close on December 14, 2021 at 4:30 PM.


The nomination petitions for both elections have been distributed to all teachers through their Delegate Chair. Five (5) signatures from BTF members are needed to run as a Delegate for each election while the position of Successor Delegate requires three (3) signatures.


Petitions must be returned by Certified Mail, Return Receipt Requested, or hand-delivered to the BTF Office prior to 4:30 PM on Tuesday, December 14, 2021.


Below, please find links to the following:


Procedures for electing Delegates to the NYSUT Convention

Nomination Petition for NYSUT Convention Delegate/Successor Delegate

Procedures for electing Delegates to the AFT Convention

Nomination Petition for AFT Convention Delegate/Successor Delegate