Union Information

In Georgia, after 3 years, public school teachers receive what's commonly called "tenure," a special employment protection that teachers unions defend. As the below federal statistics indicate, tenured teachers (as opposed to less-senior "probationary" teachers) are practically impossible to fire.

Experienced teacher firing rate
Probationary teacher firing rate
private school teacher firing rate (national)
Source: Data obtained from the Students and Staffing Survey

Statewide Unions

NEA Union

Georgia Association of Educators
Total Revenue: $9,102,705

Other Unions

Name City Total Revenue Tax Period
Georgia association of educators Tucker $9,102,705 2007
Atlanta federation of teachers aft Atlantic $891,200 2008
American federation of teachers Savannah $694,921 2008
Source: Data obtained from the Internal Revenue Service's Master Data File 2008-2009.
Source: Public Records Requests conducted by the Center for Union Facts.

Party Contribution Percentages