1801 N Hampton Rd #175
DeSoto, TX 75115, USA
Members of the Southwest Dallas American Federation of Teachers (AFT) have worked to develop the foundation of an organization that will serve as a strong advocate for teachers and school-related personnel. Our vision is to give employees of the Southwest Dallas school districts the power to advocate for issues that affect them here at home. Overall, we want to create an organization that will provide each school employee the resources and support they need to succeed. We represent DeSoto, Duncanville and Lancaster ISDs.
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Featured News from Texas and National AFT
The lieutenant governor is at it again--using the airwaves to spread a whopper of a claim that he pushed an “average” $10,000 teacher pay raise last legislative session. We don’t want to give his YouTube page any more views, so we’ve posted the commercial on our Facebook pagealong with a little editorial text of “he’s lying.” (Be sure and like our page and follow us when you’re there!) Before we get to Patrick’s sham, we highly encourage you to spend your time looking at his opponent, Mike Collier, and his strong support of public education and teachers. (Texas AFT has endorsed Collier.) Politifact rated Patrick’s claim “Mostly False,” although we think it deserves the site’s other moniker of “Pants on Fire.” First, Patrick’s math doesn’t add up to $10,000. But...Read More