Association of University of Wisconsin Professionals / Wisconsin / AFT-Wisconsin
(608) 662-1444 -- Main Office for AFT-Wisconsin
Fax (608) 203-0181
Statewide local union affiliated with the American Federation of Teachers and AFT-Wisconsin (http://www.aft-wisconsin.org/index.cfm). The AFT advocates sound, commonsense public education policies, including high academic and conduct standards for students and greater professionalism for teachers and school staff; excellence in public service through cooperative problem-solving and workplace innovations; and high-quality healthcare provided by qualified professionals.
The American Federation of Teachers was founded in 1916 to represent the economic, social and professional interests of classroom teachers. It is an affiliated international union of the AFL-CIO.
The AFT is the largest higher education union in the country, representing over 130,000 higher education faculty, professional staff and graduate employees, has more than 3,000 local affiliates nationwide, 43 state affiliates, and more than 1.3 million members.
Web site contains contact information for statewide chapters.