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. The work of the International Affairs Department furthers AFT’s mission through global campaigns, projects, and partnerships, as well as by identifying best practices for around the world for promoting education quality and social justice at home and aboard.
The intern will gain knowledge in the various areas of work in which the International Affairs Department is engaged such as protecting the rights of teachers and students, best practices and policies in countries with high performing education systems, global campaign for education, promoting worker rights and democracy in the global economy, child labor and related issues.
The hourly wage is $13-$15
To apply, send a cover letter, writing sample and resume to:
American Federation of Teachers, AFL-CIO
International Affairs Department
555 New Jersey Avenue, NW
Email: [email protected]
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