WHO WE ARE

Educators Across VA

The American Federation of Teachers, an affiliate of the AFL-CIO, was founded in 1916 and today represents 1.7 million members in more than 3,000 local affiliates nationwide.

AFT Virginia represents over 5,000 members and school employees throughout the Commonwealth of Virgina. Our locals include Fairfax County Federation of Teacher, Hampton Federation of Teachers, and Norfolk Federation of Teachers

AFT Virginia

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CHAMPION FAIRNESS AND DEMOCRACY

TAKE ACTION

PROMOTE BETTER ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES AND HIGHER QUALITY EDUCATION   

BUILD POWER

DEFEND HEALTHCARE AND PUBLIC SERVICES FOR ALL STUDENTS

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COLLECTIVE BARGAINING

A SEAT AT THE TABLE

With #collectivebargaining, educators advocate not only for their working conditions, but also for students learning conditions. We use our collective voices to fight for fair pay, student resources, smaller class sizes, increase in support staff, and so much more! #unionyes

Join a Community of Over 5,000 Public School Employees

Join the movement, fight for public education!