Edwatch: American Federation of Teachers Educational Foundation
|Organization Name:||American Federation of Teachers Educational Foundation|
|Company Line:||The mission of the American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO, is to improve the lives of our members and their families; to give voice to their legitimate professional, economic and social aspirations; to strengthen the institutions in which we work; to improve the quality of the services we provide; to bring together all members to assist and support one another; and to promote democracy, human rights and freedom in our union, in our nation and throughout the world.|
|Bottom Line:||The AFT Education Foundation has accepted millions from the Gates Foundation and the Department of Education to acquiesce to the will of "reformers." Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation provides funding to support the AFT Innovation Fund and work on teacher development and Common Core State Standards - 2012.|
|Major Donors:||U.S. Department Of Education, Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation|
|Where the Money Goes|
990 Tax Documents:
AFT leader throws teachers under the Gates bus . . . again.