Parent Assembly http://news.stlpublicradio.org en AFT president praises St. Louis schools' push toward accreditation http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/aft-president-praises-st-louis-schools-push-toward-accreditation <p>A collaborative effort among the administration, parents, and teachers of the St. Louis Public Schools toward regaining accreditation earned praise on Tuesday from the president of the a national teachers union.</p><p>Randi Weingarten, the president of the American Federation of Teachers, made St. Louis a stop on her national back-to-school tour. The St. Louis teachers are represented by an <a href="http://mo.aft.org/local420/">AFT local</a>.</p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 21:48:47 +0000 Tina Eaton & Rachel Lippmann 4656 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org AFT president praises St. Louis schools' push toward accreditation