Who We Are
Educators and Public School Employees 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 2,000 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
The AFT Mission
- Champion fairness and democracy
- Promote better economic opportunities and high quality education
- Defend healthcare and public services for all students, their families, and communities
Build Power Across VA
Our working conditions are our students learning conditions.”
QUALITY EDUCATION FOR ALL STUDENTS, DIGNITY FOR THOSE WHO PROVIDE IT
Join The Movement, Fight For Public Education
We are educator who are a part of the American Federation of Teachers Virginia.