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Our vision:

That all teachers will have the opportunity to achieve their fullest potential and be of service to their community.

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What's New!


Celebrate the Christmas spirit with joy and generosity!

Join us at Harmony for the Holidays: a Festive Christmas Concert for the benefit of the recipients of AFTA's

Adopt-a-Scholar Program.

Mark your calendars:

Dec. 15th, Friday,

7pm-12 midnight

at Kabayan's 58 Manor Lounge

(formerly D'Haven).

Come and spend your time with friends, enjoying the music of TheWerners Trio and the AFTA Singers while generously giving for a cause!!!

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Dr. JohJoh Demol-Jenae,

AFTA's very hard-working officer and editor-in-chief of KASIKAS, who will be honored @ PAFCOM's Gawad Pinoy Pride Awards. See you on Sunday, Nov. 26th!


Dr. Mario Sanchez, AFTA's Dangal ng Lahi Awardee 2022, who will be honored @ PAFCOM's Gawad Pinoy Pride Awards. See you on Sunday, Nov. 26th!

Congratulations to

Jason Gabinez Megálos Aderfós,

an AFTA member and one of the AFTA singers, for being featured as an outstanding teacher from South Carolina during the American Education Week. We are so proud of you, kapatid! Keep up the good work and see you at our concert on Dec. 15th here in New York City!


Nov. 22-23, 2023: As an outstanding Filipino Association Overseas (FAO) and an acknowledged partner of BalinkBayan, AFTA was represented by Sally Labanda, AFTA VP for Teaching & Research and Dr. Lorna Dig-Dino, AFTA Philippine Chapter Chairperson, during the Commission on Overseas Filipinos' BalinkBayan Stakeholders Conference in Tagaytay City.

It was a gathering of local government units (LGUs), Filipino associations overseas (FAOs), and the national government partners. As posted by CFO, "This year's Conference boasts of several speakers that will further capacitate our partners in digital innovations and technological trends, monitoring and evaluation, and the use of Canva in content creation."

BaLinkBayan aims "to strengthen partnerships between overseas Filipinos and local communities, to achieve sustainable and long-term development of rural and urban localities, toward an economically prosperous Philippines."

Thank you Commission on Filipinos Overseasfor trusting in AFTA, and thank you Sally Labanda and Dr. Lorna Dig-Dino for representing AFTA @ the BalinkBayan Stakeholders Conference.

AFTA shares language expertise to migrants

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Thank you to our co-sponsors:

KAYUMANGGI CHORALE, INC. and MSUeVillage Northeastern USA, for the implementation

of the AFTA Sponsored ADOPT-a-SCHOOL PROJECT for 2021 through Prof. Henry C. Daut and facilitated by Principal Leo, Teachers Maam Lilibet and Maam Edslyn at Km. 25, Sitio Mibolo, Barangay Dagohoy, Talaingod, Davao del Norte 95 Ata Manobo indigenous school children received backpacks, T-shirts and School supplies (notebooks, ball pens, pencils, crayons, papers).

  Maraming salamat, AFTA's collaborators and supporters! Mabuhay!


AFTA Share: International Virtual Teaching DemoFest 2021


Congratulations to the winners, finalists and demo-teachers who participated in the recently concluded AFTA Share:

1st International Virtual Teaching DemoFest, hosted

by AFTA in partnership with Napsan National

High School!

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AFTA would like to acknowledge the core team members, the esteemed panel of evaluators, DepEd Officials, foreign teachers from Thailand and Cambodia, teachers from MIMAROPA, staff and faculty of Napsan National High School, donors and supporters of AFTA, guests and attendees and to the demo-teachers who made the AFTA Share:

1st International Virtual Teaching DemoFest a resounding success! Maraming, maraming salamat!Congratulations!

Mabuhay ang mga gurong Pilipino!

AFTA Balikturo Webinar Caravan 2021
By Elma Sister ESister Macky
August 20, 2021

Best Virtual Demo-Teachers 




AFTA TALKS Episode 2

AFTA TALKS Episode 3

Evgenii Video

President's Message

Our mission is to strengthen and advance the teaching profession and provide inclusive services in the national and international settings.

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