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Missouri Education Advocates: AFT-Missouri


Name: American Federation of Teachers, Missouri Chapter (AFT-Missouri)

About: The American Federation of Teachers, ALF-CIO is national organization. AFT-Missouri is Missouri’s local AFT union.

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Mission: The American Federation of Teachers is a union of professionals that champions fairness; democracy; economic opportunity; and high-quality public education, healthcare and public services for our students, their families and our communities. We are committed to advancing these principles through community engagement, organizing, collective bargaining and political activism, and especially through the work our members do.

Number of Employees: 2

President: Kelly McClendon


Social Media Sites:
National AFT on Facebook
National AFT on Twitter

Legislation & Advocacy:
National Legislative Action Center
Missouri AFT Legislation

This post is part of a running series called “Missouri Education Advocates”, which is designed to highlight the professional education organizations in Missouri that work on public education legislation and advocacy. These short and sweet features highlight basic information about some of Missouri’s leading education organizations.

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