The American Federation of Teachers New Jersey (AFTNJ) is a federation of unions representing 30,000 education workers in pre-kindergarten to 12 school districts, private, religious and charter schools. AFT locals represent faculty and staff at all public four-year colleges and universities and half of the state’s community colleges.


1. Promote statewide organization and unionization of teachers and all other personnel engaged in education in order to carry out the program and policies of the AFTNJ and the AFT. More>>