AFT President Randi Weingarten Promotes School-Community Partnerships in Dallas Visit

AFT President Visits Dallas ISD With Community-Partnership Message: Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Teachers, is in Dallas today for meetings with community, business, union, and school leaders to stress the importance of taking shared responsibility to strengthen public schools and ensure all children get a quality education. Along with Alliance-AFT President Rena Honea and Texas AFT President Linda Bridges, Weingarten was slated to visit two Dallas schools to highlight promising school-community partnerships. The next Hotline or two will report on Weingarten’s dialogues with community leaders, parents, and teachers who are helping students by turning the vision of school-community alliances into a reality in Dallas.