This past December National AFT President Randi Weingarten was in St. Louis and met with members of AFT St. Louis, Local 420. She later tweeted; "As part of listening tour in St. Louis, we heard from teachers who are committed to help healing comm'y @AFTLocal420"
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AFT St. Louis, Local 420 members have access to an affordable and high quality life insurance policy through the National American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO. You are eligible for up to $25,000 of life insurance through our organization. Please view the following document for more details.
Using a phone bank and other organizing tools, support staff at the Oregon School Employees Association's Centennial Chapter 113 spent months recruiting 2,000 classified employees, teachers and social service employees to sign up for First Book, a national nonprofit dedicated to putting books in the hands of children who need them most.
Following a new report detailing how Wall Street sold toxic deals to school districts and municipalities that are costing communities billions in fees, interest and other payments, educators, parents, community members and local officials have joined together for a Day of Action in cities across the country.
St. Louis, MO - November 17, 2014
The AFT has awarded AFT Innovation Fund grants for teachers in New York and Connecticut to offer solutions to problems with their state's rollout of the Common Core State Standards.